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Finalist for Zoetis/BPC Trainee Award

Finalists revealed for top training award A top flight of entries for this year’s Zoetis/BPC Trainee Award has been whittled down to three finalists, one of whom will receive a £2,000 training grant and a £500 prize from Poultry World at the British Poultry Council’s annual awards, at the House of Commons on 5 December.…
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Potato Season!

Bonjour tout le monde What a summer it has been, or distinct lack of in most parts. During a warm and dry spell in May and June the lads on the farm spent a massive amount of time laying out irrigators to try and beat the drought and cultivate a healthy crop. July and August…
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Pressure Prompts Potato Performance Review in Shropshire

Press Release Date: 8th March 2017 Publisher: Midland Farmer          Potato margins are under pressure – prompting grower Matthew Wallace to review crop performance at Heal Farms, Shawbury, in north Shropshire. Having recently relocated from Fridlington Farms in Yorkshire, Matthew Wallace brings a fresh pair of eyes to the family run business encompassing…
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April Showers!

So far April has been fairly true to form, after a warm start the April showers have been rattling down on the roof of the shed. The oilseed rape brings a glow to the grey skies and after a milder than usual winter, it’s ahead of time. What with the nationwide avian flu outbreaks over…
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Heal’s Shropshire Free Range Eggs

 Press   ReleaseDate:   22nd June 2015 Release:   Immediate       Cracking the Local Market – Heal’s Produce Free Range Eggs for ASDA Premium, Quality and 100% Shropshire - Heal’s Free Range Eggs Egg lovers across Shropshire will be egg-static to hear that local farming family Heal’s, from Shawbury, Shrewsbury will have freshly produced,…
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