4:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014
THE Mare and Foal Sanctuary will be marking Remembrance Day in its own unique way with a luncheon to honour the role horses played in WW1. The special event will take place at 2pm at Lavender House Hotel, Ashburton on Sunday, November 9th as the nation marks 100 years since the conflict began.
1:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014
The NFU said today that weight increases proposed by Department for Transport (DfT) are a step in the right direction but need to go further in the next phase to realise the maximum improvement in farm transport efficiency.More stories like this
2:00pm Monday 20th October 2014
Blue skies and sunshine brought the 2014 Countryside Live to a close, as organisers announced one of the highest figures in its 12-year history. A total of 12,215 visitors came through the gates of the little sister event to the Great Yorkshire Show which took place over the weekend The attendance figure is the second highest, with the record standing at last year’s total of 12,689More stories like this
10:00am Monday 20th October 2014
The Somerset branch of the UK's leading wildlife charity has raised almost £1,000 for the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (RABI), a charity dedicated to supporting farm-workers and their families through difficult times.More stories like this
9:00am Saturday 18th October 2014
Find out more about water catchment management on the National Trust’s Holnicote Estate to include talks about land management considerations; working in partnership, and moorland site management to slow down water in the upper catchment.More stories like this
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Updated 9:15am Friday 17th October 2014
T here can be few people who haven't at some time or another, dreamt of living on their own smallholding. The vision couldn't be lovelier; sunny summer mornings spent walking through your own garden, roses round the door, children playing happily, while your lambs 'baa' contentedly; your potato crop fills the vegetable patch; the polytunnel has all manner of goodies in it grown by you, and your hens, ducks and geese peck and waddle happily around.More stories like this
9:00am Friday 17th October 2014
Mary Arden’s Farm in Warwickshire, has won the Best Organic Farm Visit category at the 2014 Soil Association Organic Awards recently. The other finalist in this category was Sheepdrove Organic Farm in Berkshire.More stories like this
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