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Farming expands into space

The UK Space Agency has awarded UK-based vertical farming technology and manufacturing specialist Vertical Future (VF) a £1.5 million grant to grow plants in “a robotic space farm facility”. As part of the “Autonomous Agriculture for...

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Rebrand for Cope Seeds

Independent seed supplier Cope Seeds & Grain has rebranded to simply Cope, at the same time as introducing two new high-yielding cereal varieties and a new white pea. The Sleaford, Lincolnshire company was founded by experienced...

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Orme Shield winner

South Devon farmer Charles Jarvis is the winner of this year’s Barrie Orme Shield, awarded by BASIS for the highest mark in the 2023 BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection examination. The shield award is sponsored by Corteva...

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