Latest Special Reports

Two Peas in a pod

Features Nigel Akehurst Last edited 01/02/21
This month Nigel Akehurst visits small-scale organic growers Abby Nicol and Thad Skews at Pea Pod Veg market garden in Hailsham, East Sussex.

Serious, no-frills workhorse

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 01/02/21
Isuzu’s rugged D Max Utility is a serious, no-frills workhorse of a four-by-four, and in that context it’s difficult to find fault with it.

Looking to a future without grants

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 04/01/21
A clear focus on making the best use of natural resources has seen a 200 year old family estate expand to become one of the South East’s leading suppliers to Europe’s largest milk cooperative, ARLA.

Building success

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 04/01/21
A good reputation is the best possible marketing tool when it comes to building business success – but sometimes a reputation can stick a little too tightly.

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.

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