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Bespoke to the landowner

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 18/08/20
Sentry is one of the largest farm management companies operating across the south of the country – and every one of the deals is bespoke to the landowner involved.

Liquid gold

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 18/08/20
Any farmer averaging 3.9 tonnes per hectare of oilseed rape off his land over the past three years – and getting big premiums for good oil content – must be doing something right.

Regenerative farming, natural wine making and tourism

Features Nigel Akehurst Last edited 17/08/20
This month Nigel visits Tillingham at Dew Farm in Peasmarsh, East Sussex to meet co-founder and wine maker Ben Walgate to learn more about his unique offering of natural wines and tourism.

Transformed into quality housing

Features Last edited 22/07/20
A dated farmhouse, a cow shed and an old farm machinery store have been transformed into quality housing.

Improving life for owners and cows

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 22/07/20
Although two new robotic milkers have taken away the hard graft of early morning starts, they haven’t reduced the time spent with the 120-strong herd.

Nurturing the most valuable asset

Features Nigel Akehurst Last edited 21/07/20
The soil health journey is at the heart of everything The Welford Estate does. Their goal is combining farm productivity and profitability while nurturing their most valuable asset – the soil. Nigel Akehurst interviewed farm manager Rob Waterston to find out more.

Choice of cultivation has become increasingly important

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 20/07/20
As farmers continue to seek more cost effective, productive and environmentally friendly methods of working the soil, so the choice of cultivation becomes increasingly important.

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