Latest Special Reports

Growing potential

Features Nigel Akehurst Last edited 04/01/21
This month Nigel Akehurst visited Kingsclere Estates in North Hampshire and met managing director and regenerative farmer Tim May to learn more about his sustainable model of share farming and land management.

Forestry in the South East

Features Last edited 07/12/20
The opportunities on offer in forestry are highlighted in a series of reports from some of the South East’s leading lights in the industry.

Experiment proves a success

Features Nigel Akehurst Last edited 09/11/20
This month Nigel visits a unique family run farm in Essex to find out more about a successful glamping and wedding events enterprise.

Major player in the top fruit world

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 09/11/20
Top fruit grower Tom Hulme on the need to keep ahead of the game and how he is going about it.

Urgent need for answers

Features Last edited 09/11/20
A radical rethink on the country’s food system, swift answers on overseas labour, a focus on technology and a fit-for-purpose regulatory system for plant protection products were all demanded at the National Fruit Show Live.

Knowing the origin of every potato sold

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 13/10/20
A business relationship built on mutual respect and shared values has seen Provenance Potatoes develop into a thriving marketing group for growers in East Kent.

Hydrotherapy for horses

Features Nigel Akehurst Last edited 12/10/20
This month Nigel visits Northover Farm in Cross-in-Hand, East Sussex, to meet father and son team Chris and Will Jeffries to find out more about their unique mix of equestrian and blueberry garden diversifications.

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