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Report on 2019 Auction Sale of Hay & Straw

The 58th Adkin Annual Sale of Hay & Straw is the second to be held in conjunction with Thimbleby & Shorland, for the express purpose of maintaining this important service to the farming community. The sale was held at Ardington, Oxfordshire on Tuesday 15th January 2019 and met with a lively trade for hay, but… Read more »

Farming and Property Bulletin – November 2018

BPS 2018 Payments and Exchange Rate The exchange rate for 2018 BPS payments has been set at €1 = £0.89281. This is 0.2% lower than last year’s exchange rate. The Rural Payments Agency has now announced the Entitlement Values for the 2018 year at: – Non-SDA (Severely Disadvantaged Area) €181.39 – SDA €180.00 – SDA… Read more »

Annual Hay & Straw Sale – Tuesday 15th January 2019

The Annual Hay & Straw Auction Sale in conjunction with Thimbleby & Shorland will take place on Tuesday 15th January 2019 commencing at 2.30pm in the Loyd Lindsay Rooms, Ardington, Wantage, Oxon OX12 8PS All enquiries to Chris Boreham on 0118 950 8611 or Philip Pocock on 01235 862888   Catalogue

Report on 2018 Auction Sale of Hay & Straw

The 57th Adkin Annual Sale of Hay & Straw is the first to be held in conjunction with Thimbleby & Shorland for the express purpose of maintaining this important service to the farming community.   The sale was held at Ardington, Oxfordshire on Tuesday 16th January 2018 and met with a lively trade.  As ever the… Read more »

Farming and Property Bulletin – December 2017

New Farming Rules for Water From 2nd April 2018 all farmers in England will be required to follow a new set of farming rules for water. The rules will be: Promote good practice in managing fertilisers and manures Encourage land managers to take reasonable precautions to prevent diffuse pollution from runoff or soil erosion Require… Read more »

Report on 2017 Auction Sale of Hay & Straw

The Adkin Annual Sale of Hay & Straw held at Ardington, Oxfordshire on Tuesday 10th January 2017 met with a better than expected trade.  With buyers present from across the country and beyond all classes of hay and straw met with a good demand.  Given the mild winter to date and reports of very disappointing… Read more »