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- @NIABTAG: NIABTAG's Ron Stobart is talking #covercrops at @AABiologists Crop Production in Southern Britain Conf 25-26 Nov http://t.co/FDCnYXilyi
- @NIABTAG: Congrats 2 #forageaid (& NIABTAG Lincs Tech Chairman) @wheat_daddy being awarded his #mbe today at #buckinghampalace. Enjoy your day Andy
- @NIABTAG: Thanks to NIAB TAG Network Chairmen for their time & contributions today on future strategy, trials & new projects http://t.co/1KqYtiQZpR
- @NIABTAG: Spring crops are the silver bullet for controlling grass weeds says John Cussans @BCPC1 http://t.co/qk8uHOFUo0 http://t.co/xjTl5RPrs3
- @NIABTAG: Making money; from coffee & insecticides to market stability thru subsidies - Orson’s Oracle http://t.co/1VkuM0GgA0 http://t.co/9DrPwmIJnA
- @NIABTAG: Network Technical Committee Chairman's meeting today; deciding current & future Network activity & strategy
- @NIABTAG: William Kendall launches Grow, the UK's first agri-tech business plan competition for @AgriTechEast @InnovationFarm1 http://t.co/X1NEaHaLsm
- @NIABTAG: View of our state-of-the-art glasshouses at The MacLeod Complex. Our news archive has the info http://t.co/Ba0tgORGoZ http://t.co/biOyqrpwT6
- @NIABTAG: Thanx 2 @Kingston22W 4 the photo & welcome to our new comms person Pherenice; her 1st photo assignment - Onion Day! http://t.co/n33GbIwZv7
- @NIABTAG: Orson's Oracle on the fuel that refuses to peak http://t.co/qAMNWdkeay http://t.co/UasAn3hyjD
- @NIABTAG: It's Bulb Onion Variety day today at @NIABTAG http://t.co/daghHMkIWd
- @NIABTAG: Network Agronomy Update out 2day: BYDV & aphids, woats weed control, WOSR propyzamide appn with tips for canopy penetration, phoma & slugs
- @NIABTAG: NIAB's Bill Clark speaking at @AgriTechEast #REAP2014 2day on impact of science within the agri industry& #superwheat http://t.co/mdqNsrZU5D
- @NIABTAG: Welcome to everyone at the @AgriTechEast #REAP2014 conference @ our Sophi Taylor Building 2day. Looking forward to the event's tweets
- @NIABTAG: Come & visit our @ARTIStraining stand at #agribiz2015 today & find out about our courses http://t.co/2xsdEKxqiU http://t.co/MiXVHpi9T2
News and Events
- UKCPVS NEWS: Early yellow rust expected, but no need to panic
- COMMENT: NIAB warns of further losses of plant protection products
- NEWS: Biogas forage maize DL issued for 2015
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How to make money
20/11/2014 by Jim Orson
" In recent years I have pondered that the easiest way to make money must be to rent a shop in Cambridge and populate it with a few tables and chairs and serve good quality coffee. Pricing a cup of coffee would not be a problem; just think of a ridiculous amount and then treble it ... "