Environment Secretary Andrea Leadsom is backing the Shropshire Star’s Fair Deal for Farmers campaign, saying that agriculture will play a vital role in post-Brexit Britain.
Countryfile presenter and farmer Adam Henson has backed the Shropshire Star’s Fair Deal for Farmers campaign.
With many farmers struggling in the current economic climate, many are diversifying their businesses with furnished holiday lets becoming increasingly popular, writes David Whitfield of chartered acountants Whittingham Riddell.
With farm rents across most sectors remaining static and land prices starting to slide, the market for let land is not as strong as it was and supply is limited, writes chartered surveyor Kathryn Williams.
November’s English Winter Fair will continue to attract entries from across the UK after its organisers secured a TB dispensation from Defra.
Farmers in the UK will receive a welcome increase in the value of their direct payments from the European Union this year.
Two West Midlands farmers have won awards in the 2016 TMS Awards, organised by Premier Nutrition.
There are three basic rules for productive and healthy grassland AHDB research and development scientist Debbie McConnell suggested to farmers gathered at Philip Green’s Walton Heath Farm at Stone in Staffordshire for an AHDB grazing group meeting.