Posts Categorized: Adkin News

New Master Installed

Julian Sayers was installed as Master of The Worshipful Company of Farmers on 10th October and is looking forward to a busy year ahead whilst representing the agricultural industry in the City of London and further afield. His theme for the year will be the future for the letting and occupation of farmland as the… Read more »

Farming and Property Bulletin – September 2017

Changes to Greening Rules for 2018 The European Commission has published its updated greening rules for 2018: –Plant Protection Products The complete ban on the use of Plant Protection Products (PPPs) on Ecological Focus Areas (EFAs) and Nitrogen Fixing Crops (NFCs) has been confirmed. The ban will apply to the use of PPP on EFA… Read more »

Experienced Graduate/Recently Qualified Rural Surveyor

First established in 1793, Adkin has continually evolved to become one of the most respected and well established rural surveying practices in southern England.  Based in the attractive village of Ardington near Wantage, our work includes all matters relating to agricultural, commercial and residential property. Whilst the majority of our clients are based in central… Read more »

Senior Rural Surveyor

First established in 1793, Adkin has continually evolved to become one of the most respected and well established rural surveying practices in southern England.  Based in the attractive village of Ardington near Wantage, our work includes all matters relating to agricultural, commercial and residential property. Whilst the majority of our clients are based in central… Read more »

Adkin Appoints Kerry Holbrook-Bull BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Kerry Holbrook-Bull BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV who joined our Team on the 1st May 2017 as an Associate Director. A West Country dairy farmer’s daughter, Kerry graduated from the Royal Agricultural University in 2007. She is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Fellow of… Read more »

Farming and Property Bulletin – May 2017

Environmental Impact Assessments The Environmental Impact Assessment (Agricultural) (England) (no.2) Regulations (2006) will be revised with effect from May 2017. The regulations aim to protect uncultivated and semi-natural areas from damage caused by agricultural work. Compliance with the Regulations is covered by GAEC 6: Maintenance of Soil Organic Matter of the Cross Compliance rules. May… Read more »

Life Vice Presidency

During the recent AGM of the National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs held in Torquay members elected Julian Sayers as one of their Life Vice Presidents to mark his services to the Federation as a Trustee over the past 25 years and as Chairman since 2002. In accepting the honour Julian thanked the Federation and… Read more »

Farming and Property Bulletin – March 2017

2017 Payments The Rural Payments Agency online system is now open for 2017 applications to be submitted. The functions enabling online transfers of land and entitlements are also now available. As a reminder the deadline to submit applications and transfer land and/or entitlements is the 15th May 2017. March 2017 Bulletin

Jenna Wald – Associate Director

We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Jenna Wald as an Associate Director.  Jenna has been a key member of our team of surveyors for over four years and we are delighted to confirm this well earned promotion.

Farming and Property Bulletin – February 2017

BPS Update – 2016 Payments The Rural Payments Agency (RPA) have now paid 93% of claimants their 2016 payment. Please check payments received carefully as we are aware of a number of incorrect payments being issued where land or entitlement changes have not been completed or mapping work is outstanding. February 2017 Bulletin