Rothamsted Broadbalk Winter Wheat Trial

Started in 1843, Rothamsted Broadbalk is the world’s longest-running agricultural experiment. Established to test the long-term effects of inorganic fertilisers and organic fertilisers on the yield of winter wheat and soil health. Recently covered by Farmers Weekly, results have shown that adding farmyard manure increased soil organic matter, which enhances soil oxygen levels. This improvement…

Elite CHAS Certification

FGS Agri is pleased to announce that we have achieved our Elite CHAS Certification of Accreditation after demonstrating compliance with the Common Assessment Standard and UK Health & Safety Legislation. Our Elite Certification represents our dedication to a safe working environment. As of 2023, agriculture accounts for 18% of all workplace fatalities, stressing the importance…

Calving Day 2024

We would love to say a huge thank you to everyone who attended our Calving Day on the 14th April! Thanks to you, we raised a total of £2,397.25 for the new children’s play equipment at Pluckley Recreation Ground. It was a pleasure to be able to explain how we care for our cows &…

Viridor Restoration to Woodland of Former Offices

The Client Viridor stands out as a prominent player in the waste and recycling landscape of the UK. Working with over 150 Local Authority and corporate clients, the company boasts a team of over 3,000 workers. Operating from a network of 300 facilities, Viridor’s impact resonates across recycling, energy recovery, and landfill sectors, solidifying its…

New Spearhead Twiga T80

FGS Agri is pleased to announce the arrival of our latest addition to our fleet – the Spearhead Twiga T80 Pro hedge cutter from Spearhead Machinery Ltd, the contractors choice of hedgecutter. This equipment will help maintain our landscapes, the auto level float system on the head ensures precision and efficiency in every trim. The…

New Offset Flail Mower

FGS Agri is expanding our site clearance fleet. We’ve welcomed the addition of a new offset flail mower. Perfect for ditch and verge mowing, this new kit is also well suited to general vegetation clearance tasks. The Spearhead Sniper 250-SHD Flail Mower comes with the below features: Front or rear mount 5 metre cutting width…

Gritting Services

Case Studies: Local Port – Clients Requirements: During the winter months when temperatures drop, our customers require gritting services to ensure safe access and movement of vehicles throughout the port area and to ensure safe operations can continue 24hours a day. Our gritting services cover the entire port area including main passenger terminals, cargo terminals,…

Essex Forestry England Management Contract

FGS Agri, alongside our sister company, Habitat Regeneration, is pleased to announce a successful contract award from Forestry England. After some last-minute works for the Forestry Commission, FGS Agri was thrilled to win the contract for the responsible management of nine sites within Essex, focusing on preserving wildlife while ensuring safe access for the public.…

Re-establish wildflower meadows with cut and collect

In collaboration with our sister company, Habitat Regeneration, FGS Agri is able to offer cut and collect services to our clients. By using this service, farmers and landowners can transform less productive areas of their land and re-establish wildflower meadows. Wildflower meadows are a particularly rare habitat within the modern landscape, as pressure on farmers…