Which Vegetables Are In Season In September?

Which Vegetables Are In Season In September?

As Summer draws to an end, September brings a whole array of autumnal fruit and vegetables to the table. Is there anything better than a big bowl of Autumn comfort food? Traditionally this time of year marks the peak of the harvest and is central to the UK’s rural...
Everything You Need To Know About Onions

Everything You Need To Know About Onions

Did you know that onions are believed to be one of the oldest cultivated vegetables?  This is due to them being less perishable than other foods and easy to transport. Part of the onion’s popularity throughout the centuries is its versatility; they are easy to grow on...
Rise Of Women In Farming

Rise Of Women In Farming

The number of women in farming has grown significantly over the years, rising from just 7% to 17% from 2008 to 2018 according to the Office of National Statistics. Digital farming and the introduction of modern technologies is empowering more women to join the farming...
Agriculture Goes Digital

Agriculture Goes Digital

Agriculture Goes Digital: Robots & Drones In Farming Recent technological advances have seen robots and drones become invaluable within certain industries. Agriculture is no exception. Traditional farming processes are undergoing rapid change in the UK and...
Nicholson Launches Hemp Harvester

Nicholson Launches Hemp Harvester

Over the last few years, the demand for industrial hemp has continued to rise. The 2018 Farm Bill made it legal for farmers to produce and sell all forms of hemp in the USA, and in 2017, the entire market of hemp products was worth an estimated $820 million. In the...
Pumpkin Harvesting Made Easy!

Pumpkin Harvesting Made Easy!

Nicholson recently launched a new pumpkin harvester that not only provides a cost effective solution, but ensures the quality of each pumpkin is protected during harvest. Pumpkin picking during the Autumn months, especially around Halloween, has remained a time...