Keepers guide to the BGA Audit

A breakdown of what can be expected when you have your audit. How the BGA Audit Process Works  – A Keepers Guide The BGA shoot audit process will involve the keeper, manager or owner and the member of staff who maintains and keeps records. This could be one person or a combination of all dependingContinue reading “Keepers guide to the BGA Audit”

MKM Agriculture: Experts in the ATV industry

We are an ATV specialist covering the East of England from our headquarters on the Deacon family farm in Marston Moreteyne, Bedfordshire and our second branch in Ixworth Thorpe, Suffolk. We are the only company in the UK that can offer all 4 of the leading ATV brands (Suzuki, Yamaha, Kawasaki and Honda) from one showroom.   From a farming background, all 3Continue reading “MKM Agriculture: Experts in the ATV industry”

Knights Solicitors – Your Partners in Law

Knights Solicitors is a boutique law firm specialising in dispute resolution and litigation.  One of our projects in the Game Keeper Briefing programme which helps game keepers and other estate staff to know the relevant law and abide by it.  For the past 10 years, we have been providing the NGO’s membership with a free 30-minute telephoneContinue reading “Knights Solicitors – Your Partners in Law”

Jumbo Release Pen Netting – Collins Nets

Jumbo Release Pen Netting, also known as Heavy Game Net, is an excellent alternative to wire netting. It is very easy to handle and to erect. It will not rust and is exceptionally strong – ideal for building release pens. Until about 10 years ago gamekeepers were using galvanised wire netting in 2 mesh sizesContinue reading “Jumbo Release Pen Netting – Collins Nets”

DEFRA Launches A Consultation – England’s Tree Strategy

The government hope that this consultation will inform a new England Tree Strategy which they say they will publish later this year. The strategy will set out policy priorities to deliver our ambitious tree planting programme. It will focus on expanding, protecting and improving our woodlands, and how trees and woodlands can connect people toContinue reading “DEFRA Launches A Consultation – England’s Tree Strategy”

Pre-Season Preparation for your Gundog

Written by Skinner’s Pet Foods’ Canine Nutritional Consultant, Dr Jacqueline Boyd BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD, PGCHE, CHES, FHEA, MRSB  Although the season feels a long way off, we need to consider how best to get our canine companions fit and ready for it.  Whether you have beating dogs, picking up dogs, peg dogs or “jack ofContinue reading “Pre-Season Preparation for your Gundog”

Sportsman Game Feeds – Developing our range

Despite COVID -19, here at Sportsman we remain committed to investing in trial work, ensuring that our range continues to deliver the highest possible results for our customers. Following on from our positive trial work in 2019, we are working towards another progressive season of research in 2020.  We appreciate the hard work which goesContinue reading “Sportsman Game Feeds – Developing our range”

CAB Animal Transit Boxes

Dog Transit Boxes:CAB manufacture dog transit boxes for any UK make & model vehicle within the parameters of the vehicle. You can choose between two main design types CAB1 & CAB2. Our most popular design the CAB2 consists of a dog box with double doors & a removable divider allowing you to separate the boxContinue reading “CAB Animal Transit Boxes”

The new ‘Boxlock’ from Longthorne Guns

‘Lockdown’ hasn’t been a complete waste of time for one gun making company. Naturally, observing ‘distancing’ and hygiene measures, most of the production team at Longthorne have continued to work and have been able to concentrate their efforts producing ‘stock’ of their latest range along with completing customers orders and catching up on service work.Continue reading “The new ‘Boxlock’ from Longthorne Guns”

Northern Pennines Moorland Group distribute PPE to local NHS trusts

In a bid to help our healthcare professionals, gamekeepers and moorland managers from across the Northern Pennines have joined forces to collect personal protective equipment [PPE] which has been donated to local NHS trusts. Many NHS facilities are lacking in protective eyewear, an item which the shooting community are well placed to distribute to thoseContinue reading “Northern Pennines Moorland Group distribute PPE to local NHS trusts”