Married to the mob
Husband and wife team Sam and Becky Newington are the latest in a long line of Newingtons to farm at Burgham Farm, Etchingham. Sam’s ancestral forebear James took on the tenancy just over two centuries ago.
Capitalising on the new home deliveries market
Watts Farms supplies fresh produce to a number of supermarkets, but it was clear that they were coming under pressure and that there was unmet demand for another source of food delivered to the door.
Farming cows in harmony with nature
This month Nigel Akehurst visits Court Lodge Farm in Wartling, East Sussex, to find out more about their conservation-led approach to dairy farming and producing healthy drinking yoghurt.
More orders than ever
When the going gets tough, they say, the tough get going – and that has certainly been true for the Southern Farmers team over the past month or more.
A dream come true
Nigel Akehurst visits an ambitious young couple whose mission is to turn a smallholding into a community farm.