A Farmer’s Life – Through Rose-Coloured Glasses?

A Farmer’s Life – Through Rose-Coloured Glasses?

A recent study by The Prince’s Countryside Fund (PCF) has suggested that the public’s view of the life of today’s farmers is a long way from the truth. Around 25% of those adults who took part in the study said that they found the idea of giving up their day jobs to...
Apply Now For Tesco Future Farmer Foundation

Apply Now For Tesco Future Farmer Foundation

The Tesco Future Farmer Foundation is looking for young people in UK & Irish farming who are keen to develop a successful future in agriculture. Running from 19 June until 29 September 2017, the programme is available for those aged between 20 and 35 from all...
Farmers and Banks – a Relationship on the Rocks?

Farmers and Banks – a Relationship on the Rocks?

A recent survey undertaken by YouGov reveals that farming businesses feel that they are not getting sufficient support from their banks. Over 1,000 small and medium farming businesses took part in the survey, with over 30% stating they would like to see more...
Welsh Government Consultation

Welsh Government Consultation

The Welsh Government has recently launched a significant consultation Taking Forward Wales’ Sustainable Management of Natural Resources. It represents a wide-ranging and radical series of ideas in agriculture, designated landscapes, access, water abstraction and...
24 Hours In Farming

24 Hours In Farming

From 5am on 10 August to 5am on 11 August 2017, “24 hours in Farming” is back supported by FG Insight and Morrisons.  The aim of the event is for UK Agriculture to “shout about the industry and why they are so proud to work within it” and to show consumers how much...