Diversification news around the UK

3 April 2020



£2m fund package helps Yorkshire arable farm diversify into poultry

26 March 2020

Farm has constructed four modern poultry sheds

Look beyond neighbouring farm diversifications for new ideas

5 March 2020

'Seek inspiration from gaps in the market'

Plans for 100,000 broiler chicken farm in Powys approved

28 February 2020

Council approves farm despite local opposition

Wales’ top farm diversification experts share tips for success

18 February 2020

Diversified farmers will share their knowledge

Asset innovation 'key for farmers to thrive in new green world'

10 February 2020

Farms urged to become ‘asset innovators’

Spike in farmers looking at farm diversification for 2020

7 February 2020

Half of farmers are planning on diversification

£50m rural business grant scheme deadline looms

5 February 2020

Rural businesses and start-ups urged to apply

Cattle farm diversifies into eggs after £1.1m investment

15 January 2020

The farming couple wanted a new opportunity

Farmers receive training to diversify into care farm sector

12 December 2019

Care farming helps society's most vulnerable

Consider 'passive' options first when farm diversifying, expert says

10 December 2019

'Don’t rush into diversifying'

£5,000 available to help rural business with new venture

9 December 2019

Rural fund to help countryside businesses

NI farmer diversifies farm to secure profitable future for sons

29 November 2019

Calving house investment secures new rearing contract

Rural firms urged to apply for share of £35m growth fund

26 November 2019

Deadline is 16 February 2020

Noble Fir could be profitable diversification for farmers

25 November 2019

Farmer discovers opportunities in the sector

Farmers looking to diversify urged to apply for new fund

13 November 2019

New funding available to farmers in England

Welsh farmers 'must embrace change' ahead of Brexit

7 November 2019

Farmers urged to evaluate their businesses

Council approves Jeremy Clarkson's farm shop plan

7 November 2019

This is despite local opposition to his plan

New £35m fund to grow rural businesses

1 November 2019

The fund boosts rural productivity

Princess Anne learns about grass-fed beef on Scottish farm

23 October 2019

The 100-ha farm welcomed royalty this week

Farmer reaches £500k mark in buffalo mozzarella crowdfund

15 October 2019

The Scottish farmer still seeks more support

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