Diversification news around the UK

15 October 2019



Couple's 'gate to plate' farm business off to flying start

10 October 2019

Young farm couple's lamb a success

Villagers object to Jeremy Clarkson's farm shop plan

9 October 2019

Clarkson has defended his farm proposals

Farmer prepares for Brexit by turning land into Stone Age state

3 October 2019

He wants to help wildlife while preparing for Brexit

Scottish 'detox' farm fights to keep area phone mast free

30 September 2019

The farm doesn't want phone connectivity

Essex farmer runs 'one of the best gyms in the world'

27 September 2019

Tom Kemp runs the gym straight from the farm

Sheep farmer plants 50,000 trees to secure farm's future

26 September 2019

The trees will provide a new income stream

Most landowners commit to invest - but farming spend down

17 September 2019

Two-thirds plan to invest in a diversified enterprise

'Poor boy done good': Jamaican-born farmer to inspire others to diversify

6 September 2019

He will help others embrace innovation

Innovative pony venture recognised with farm award

27 August 2019

Innovative pony venture recognised with FUW Business award

Farm diversification - what you need to know

8 August 2019

Some are enjoying considerable success

Scottish Tories unveil agritourism plan to boost farmers

29 July 2019

Plan to accelerate rural growth

Funding deals help young farmers diversify and expand

25 July 2019

Big deals are allowing farmers to grow

Farmer plants Miscanthus to boost soil and income

24 July 2019

A Norfolk farmer is increasing his income

Farmers to cook dishes with strong connection to farm

22 July 2019

The event will happen at Royal Welsh Show

Rare-breed 'eco-farm' up on market for £1.3m

1 July 2019

'Whoever buys this farm, their life will change for the better'

Opportunity for long-term farm business investment

25 June 2019

Farms to benefit from an unusually favourable set of circumstances

Two farmers win award for their sustainable crisp brand

21 June 2019

The pair grow, harvest, cook and pack their own crisps

Yorkshire farmers call for increased support post-Brexit

28 May 2019

Survey asks Yorkshire farmers to shape industry action plan

Farmer seeks green light to build 'secure dog walking facility'

24 May 2019

He wants to build four dog walking paddocks

Family's plan to build free-range unit rejected for second time

24 May 2019

The Woosnams' wanted to diversify to sustain their family

Farm launches therapeutic horse meditation sessions

16 May 2019

The Cumbrian farm's sessions offers the chance to 'escape'

Farmer tells other to see 'bigger picture' and diversify

10 May 2019

Roddy Hamilton is investing in a new 'glamping' project

Peers support greater flexibility for tenant farmers

30 April 2019

Tenancy restrictions prevent farmers from diversifying, peers say

Farming family diversify into goat meat as demand increases

26 April 2019

Goat meat makes up around 60% of the red meat consumed worldwide

Business receives £1m bridging loan to complete large farmhouse

16 April 2019

The business wants to complete the development of a large farmhouse

UK's first 'farm drive thru' now open to public

3 April 2019

The drive thru is a UK first and shows an increasingly innovative industry

Yorkshire farmers set to wheel out mobile milk vending machine

19 March 2019

A mobile milk machine made from a horse box will begin operations

Farm which sells 'sausage rolls of exceeding enormity' wins £10k investment

19 March 2019

The farm business has now secured a £10,000 investment

Two Scottish farms chosen as new 'agri-tourism monitor farms'

15 March 2019

Two farms have been selected in Scotland to develop their food tourism business and encourage other farmers to follow their example. Work...

Farmers told to 'revisit business plans' to avoid difficulties after Brexit

14 March 2019

Farmers are being urged to “revisit their business plans”.