CLA sets out action plan for Ministers to avert rates crisis in rural areas

Businesses across the countryside are facing a hike in their tax bills as a result of a flawed rates system

LEAF calls on farmers to stand proud on Open Farm Sunday 2017

LEAF has called on farmers to throw open their gates for Open Farm Sunday, which will take place on 11


Planning – Doddle or show-stopper

David Collier from David Collier Rural Planning talks us through an issue that will affect most people planning a diversification: planning For every person who boasts

Case Studies

Nibbling at the elephant’s bottom

The story of how one family made an international business out of elderflower Belvoir Fruit Farms have been making elderflower cordials and pressés for over 30

An alternative perspective on beef production

Geoff Roper and Nick Weber think they’ve found a solution for those looking to diversify into the beef industry without the need for vast acreage