Livestock Management and Precision Dairy Farming

Usually, when people in the farming industry speak of precision farming they are referring to establishments that specialize in arable farming. But it seems that the dairy industry could also benefit to a great extent from using precision techniques, according to Dr. Mark Rutter from Harper Adams University. In fact, Dr. Rutter believes the dairy […]

Get that man Nash in!

If you were living in a large Stately home in the 1800s and felt it was looking a little tatty there was just one man that you’d be sending your ornately headed writing paper too. That man was John Nash, the house “improver” extraordinary. He was a Handy Andy, Lawrence Llyellen Bowen, Peter Andre 60 […]

A short history of the sweatshirt

The popularity of the sweatshirt spans all social backgrounds and generations, and it’s a staple in most people’s wardrobes. But how did this iconic design develop? Well, it all started in Alabama, in the 1920s, with someone called Benjamin Russell. Image Credit Similar to its cousin the hoodie, the roots of the sweatshirt lie in […]