CAP reform: Expert explains latest detail on greening FarmersWeekly Q How long is the period when I need to have three crops on the farm for crop diversification and does this stop me planting crops after this date?
Western Morning News Westcountry's best diversifying on show at WMN Countryside Awards Western Morning News Local farmer Steven Cane made the decision to diversify into composting in June 2011, and since then his business South West Composting Ltd...
East Anglian Daily Times South Suffolk Crop Competition draws near-record entry East Anglian Daily Times This year the speaker will be Eric Morton, who set up vending farm diversification Morvend on the family farm at Needham Market.
East Anglian Daily Times NFU Comment: Matt Swain on how 'soft' skills can help a farm business survive East Anglian Daily Times Unfortunately today, due to diversification, we are becoming far more reliant on direct customer contact.
Lynn News Farmers and landowners urged to prepare plans to gain new European funding Lynn News The priority areas set by the EU include farm diversification, increasing farm and forestry productivity, provision of rural services, and heritage work.
Western Morning News Red Tractor scheme 'boosts customer confidence' Western Morning News The farm currently uses a farrowing crate until day-six before putting piglets into a straw pen, a delay not accepted by the RSPCA Freedom Food scheme.
10 diversification tips from Herefordshire FarmersWeekly Brothers James and Richard Manning will feature in episodes one and three of the Channel 4 documentary, First Time Farmers, which begins on Thursday 7 August at 10pm.
Farm buildings may be converted into up to three residential dwellings under new Permitted Development Rights (PDRs). Since 6 April, these allow residential conversion without going through the full planning process.
RETAIL SALES of venison have increased by over 400% in the UK over the last year - but to cope with this demand, UK suppliers have been importing ever more venison from New Zealand, Poland, Ireland and Spain.
Willow diversification secures beef farm's future FarmersWeekly Forming a business partnership and fulfilling the modern customer's delivery demands has helped secure a bright future for one Somerset farmer's diversification into willow, as Aly...
Farming Life Welcome to the world of 'Gray's Coach Hire Farming Life Colin Gray is amongst the latest generations of farmers who have successfully diversified their traditional agricultural businesses.
shropshirelive.com (press release) Law firm tackles key issues at county shows shropshirelive.com (press release) “EU agricultural regulation including specifics such as the Single Payment Scheme and the Common Agricultural Policy were hot topics...
Western Daily Press Alpacas are a way for farms to diversify Western Daily Press Diversification takes many forms and the alpaca industry is welcoming an increasing number of more traditional livestock farmers into its fold.