Livestock deaths and injuries are rife because too many dog owners are ignoring pleas to keep their animals on leads in the countryside, according to a leading livestock organisation.
The spirit of the hunt will be manifested next weekend when the Yorkshire Game and County Fair comes to Ripon, as Chris Berry reports.
Around 100 square miles of the county’s precious peatlands have been restored in a multi-million pound project to preserve vital habitats and reduce damaging carbon emissions.
Wetlands have played an important role in military history but Ian Rotherham looks at their more healing harvest.
Real farming is on the timetable at a Malton college. Ben Barnett went back to school and found out it was proving a hit.
The show season is upon us. Chris Berry talks to one of the key figures at Otley Show, which kicks off the season next weekend.
Farm shops maybe commonplace these days but as Chris Berry finds, for one Yorkshire family it’s proved a complete change in direction.
The National Farmers’ Union has joined a coalition of farmers’ organisations from across the continent to fight against “unfair” proposals which could result in reductions to direct payments given to farmers.
The summer programme of agricultural shows is drawing closer and organisers are hoping for better weather after many fell victim to unexpected heavy rainfall last summer.
Ahead of the Pickering Game and Country Fair next weekend, Chris Berry talks to one of farming’s true characters.
BRECKENBROUGH’S Chloe Bell admits her long-term dream is to emulate her mum Helen’s achievements as an international eventer.
DEWSBURY’S Helen White backed up her strong showing at Badminton with victory in the B100 event at Richmond last weekend.
BUOYED BY some strong showings this month, Northallerton’s Nicola Wilson has set her sights on becoming the queen of Bramham in June.
STOKESELEY eventer Katie Hardisty has always been consistent but, in her own words, “always the bridesmaid” somewhat.
EVENTING stars will be out in force next month when Bramham International Horse Trials celebrates its 40th anniversary.
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Weather for Yorkshire
Monday 20 May 2013
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