Demand increasing for cobnut products
The mild, wet and virtually frost-free winter of 2013/14 has proved good news for Kent’s cobnut growers, who are looking forward to a bumper harvest of the increasingly-popular product.
Farm started with milk round
Randall Farms Ltd in Berkshire is on light soils and has decided on a complete break from the past. In future, a combination of modern technology and almost no cultivations will be used to improve the soil and make the arable crops healthier. The results so far look promising.
Exporting still pays
Even if you need to raise finance to fund the capital cost, solar PV is a good investment
Farm founded on the need for a bath
Being close to London and with lots of passing traffic, Whipley Manor Farm in Surrey is ripe for its next phase of diversification. A loan from NatWest Bank is helping with the project to secure the 300 acre home farm for future generations.