Yearly Archives: 2013

Fifty third annual sale of Hay, Straw & Haylage

Comprising about 850 tonnes in quantities lotted to suit varying requirements which will be offered for sale by Auction on TUESDAY 14TH JANUARY 2014 at 2.30pm in The Loyd Lindsay Rooms, Ardington, Nr. Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 8PS Catalogue

Jenna Wald – Fellow of the CAAV

Adkin are very pleased to announce that Jenna Wald has passed her exams to become a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers. Jenna also passed her RICS exams last month to become a Chartered Surveyor. We hope you will join us in giving Jenna a big pat on the back for this excellent… Read more »

CAP Reform Seminar – 28th November 2013

On the 28th November Adkin held a successful seminar on the subject of CAP Reform. Speakers from Natural England and the Farming Advice Service joined Sarah True to provide an update as to the current position with regard to the Basic Payment Scheme, the New Environmental Land Management Scheme and Cross-Compliance. The seminar was well… Read more »

Jenna Wald – Surveyor

Adkin are pleased to announce that Jenna Wald has recently been successful in her Assessment of Professional Competence and is now a fully qualified Surveyor. Many congratulations from all at Adkin.

CAP Reform

CAP REFORM  The CAP regulation package has been agreed to take effect from 1st January 2014 with the new direct payment regime starting from 1st January 2015. The current Single Payment regime therefore remains for 2014 with transitional rules to be put in place. DEFRA have now published the long awaited consultation on the implementation… Read more »

Abolition of the Agricultural Wages Order

There are key issues employers need to be aware of when the Agricultural Wages Order ceased to exist on 1st October but for all queries please seek independent legal advice.  In summary these are as follows: You cannot just start paying the National Minimum Wage (NMW) from 1st October to existing workers – employees will… Read more »