August 1 2014 Latest news:
The Fenland Enterprise Business Awards is searching for rural enterprises, farmers and agricultural businesses that demonstrate strong technical and environmental performance and embrace new technology.
Growers were told they need to “live and breathe potatoes” and “think like a potato plant” at the Potato Council’s seventh East Midlands Potato Day.
A farmer read a “pig raising” book to court to defend his methods of looking after his herd.
An extensive orchard replanting programme to capture the growing demand for English dessert apples is under way near Wisbech.
Rarely will the humble spud be subject to so much celebration as the Fens play host to the Potato Council’s summer ‘techfest’ across two days in July.