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On the eve of the 73rd Aylsham Show, former president SIMON EVANS, agricultural partner at Arnolds Keys-Irelands Agricultural, says these traditional rural events remain as important as ever to the modern farming industry.

A record number of beef cattle will be on display at this year's Aylsham Show, said organisers - driven by the growing popularity of home-grown breeds.

A remarkable resurgence of wading birds at a Broads marshland has been credited to the hardy cattle grazing there - and the enthusiasm of conservation managers.

The stardom of Norfolk's most famous dairy cow has reached new heights - as she is pictured jumping over the moon in a new maize maze.

Two innovative Norfolk farms have been shortlisted among the best in the country as finalists for the 2019 British Farming Awards.

Rural police have been urged to take the "toughest possible action" against violent and intimidating rural criminals as the peak season for hare coursing arrives.

Planting trees has been identified as one of the simplest ways to capture carbon and slow climate change - so why are East Anglian farmers and landowners not doing more of it? CHRIS HILL reports.

A company growing energy crops has been ordered to pay £45,648.50 in fines, costs and compensation after polluting two Fenland watercourses.

The newly-formed East Anglian Belted Galloway Group saw how the distinctive Scottish cattle are put to use on a Norfolk estate, as part of the group's inaugural herd visit.

A pig farm with 70 years of history in a Norfolk village is planning to move 700m to modernise its facilities further away from houses as the community expands.

A village's vintage farming day returns next month, offering visitors a chance to explore what it was like to work the land in times gone by.

More than half of UK farms could go out of business as a result of a "disastrous" no-deal Brexit, according to farmers campaigning for a second EU referendum.

Cauliflowers are in short supply on supermarket shelves after "unprecedented" extreme weather conditions wiped out crops and forced up prices.

A major proposed expansion to a pig unit in the Brecks has been approved by district planners.

A Green Party MEP has called for an end to intensive chicken and pig farming in the East of England - and more funding to help small farms compete with "intensive mega-agriculture".

Beef farmers have leapt to the defence of their "proper sustainable Norfolk supply chain" following debates on the impact of global meat production on climate change.

Norfolk farmers are being urged to cash in on rocketing global demand for soya beans, driven by China's growing appetite for meat. CHRIS HILL reports.

A Norfolk farmer has sown a spectacular sea of sunflowers - by mistake.

Norwich scientists have made a leap forward in answering an unlikely question with critical importance for our countryside... what are bees' favourite flowers?

Two Norfolk farming couples have teamed up to launch a beef box venture aimed at future-proofing their businesses by satisfying demand for home-grown, high-welfare meat.

A charitable showcase of vintage machines, farming heritage and family entertainment will draw crowds to a Norfolk village next weekend.

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