Relaxed planning measures ‘worth thousands to farmers’
31st January 2021
The rise of the ‘staycation’ plus new rules that make it easier to run a temporary campsite, could offer a lucrative business opportunity for farmers.
New year, new planning application?
24th January 2021
Moule & Co. rebrands its planning arm as The Rural Planning Co. just in time for 2021 projects.
New planning exemptions make it easier than ever to diversify your farm
15th December 2020
Landowners in England were given the green light to accept tents without planning permission for 56 days per calendar year this summer, and this has now been extended to 31st December 2021.
Celebrations mark the opening of new UK headquarters
4th December 2020
Claas UK, and its dealer Manns, celebrated the official opening of its redeveloped Saxham, Suffolk headquarters in mid-October, following three years of construction.
Creating your own farm shop: A simple, cost-effective solution
22nd October 2020
With farm shops seeing a significant boost in popularity since the Covid-19 lockdown, many more farmers may be looking for ways to sell their produce direct to the consumer, yet new build projects can be expensive and time consuming.
Try before you buy – Nordic quality glamping pods
6th August 2020
From September 2020, Cabins, Logs & Pods Ltd are launching the ability for Farming customers to be able to rent out Glamping Pods on a try before you buy basis.
Modular solutions for on-farm and diversification projects
6th August 2020
Fisher Modular Construction UK is the market leader in the design, manufacture and construction of food production modules and facilities. It offers both off-site constructed modules and conversions of existing buildings, which are ideal solutions for on-farm and diversification projects.
Campaign calls for British Wool to be used for insulation scheme
25th July 2020
A new campaign is calling for the use of British Wool products to be mandatory for the government’s new home insulation scheme, and for insulation and carpeting in any public-financed building projects.
Planning and Development – your questions answered
6th July 2020
Join the Rural Business Network online on Thursday 16th July at 7pm for their Planning and Development event.
Unlocking income opportunities on your farm
14th May 2020
Diversification can be a very positive transition, when approached with the right amount of research and planning, providing a multifaceted business to weather the storms.
Cornish Fruit Farm Branches Out With Sustainable Housing Development
6th September 2019
A new-build development forming part of an existing fruit farm in Cornwall will soon see more than fruit coming out of the ground, it will also be extracting heat.
Amazone’s new UK headquarters to optimise customer experience
5th July 2019
Almost 600 customers and dealers attended the official opening of Amazone UK’s brand new Orchard Farm, Auckley, Doncaster headquarters and the event also provided an ideal opportunity to show-off the company’s latest agricultural innovations.