Unusual ’employees’ relocate to pastures new!
Aug04

Unusual ’employees’ relocate to pastures new!

Unusual agricultural employees Flora and Lisa have shown great productivity and now it is hoped they will see similar success in their next role. The two pigs were employed to help regenerate an overgrown area of Kent coastal habitat by chomping through almost an acre of ivy and brambles, and are about to leave the county to embark on a new mission – to help preserve their rare breed. The mangalitza sows were brought to Steps Bank in...

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Agriculture wages & skills ‘top of the agenda’, says Welsh Agriculture Advisory Panel
Jul21

Agriculture wages & skills ‘top of the agenda’, says Welsh Agriculture Advisory Panel

Following revised interim pay rates for Welsh Agricultural workers announced in February, the first meeting of the newly established Agricultural Advisory Panel took place on Friday the 24th June, with wages and skills at the top of the agenda. The meeting was very successful with all members keen to work co-operatively to deliver improvement. The industry-led Advisory Panel is the first of its kind in Wales. The Panel’s remit...

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