Local Investment Boosts Farming Growth For Norfolk

Local Investment Boosts Farming Growth For Norfolk

Norfolk County Council have opened applications for one of six tenancies on just under 760 acres of land in total. The deadline for applications is February 2022, and those applicants whose plans involve environmental enhancement or diversification ideas could be...
What Is The UK Sustainable Farming Incentive?

What Is The UK Sustainable Farming Incentive?

Sustainable farming (or sustainable agriculture) is a complex topic with many facets, put simply, it is “meeting society’s present food and textile needs, without compromising the ability for current or future generations to meet their needs” or creating agricultural...
Which Vegetables Are In Season In September?

Which Vegetables Are In Season In September?

As Summer draws to an end, September brings a whole array of autumnal fruit and vegetables to the table. Is there anything better than a big bowl of Autumn comfort food? Traditionally this time of year marks the peak of the harvest and is central to the UK’s rural...
Everything You Need To Know About Onions

Everything You Need To Know About Onions

Did you know that onions are believed to be one of the oldest cultivated vegetables?  This is due to them being less perishable than other foods and easy to transport. Part of the onion’s popularity throughout the centuries is its versatility; they are easy to grow on...
Rise Of Women In Farming

Rise Of Women In Farming

The number of women in farming has grown significantly over the years, rising from just 7% to 17% from 2008 to 2018 according to the Office of National Statistics. Digital farming and the introduction of modern technologies is empowering more women to join the farming...