What Do Elephants and Farmhouses Have in Common?

What Do Elephants and Farmhouses Have in Common?

We originally published this post on the ‘Elephant Test’ on 23 September 2013 and updated it on 9 May 2024 for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness. “Does Your Farmhouse Pass The Elephant Test?” Many farmers are not concerned with Inheritance Tax...

Budget 2021: Farming Review

We are delighted to summarise the key announcements in the Budget 2021 statement, made on Wednesday, 3 March. Among the key changes to note for this year are: The main rate of corporation tax will be increased to 25% from April 2023 for companies...
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...