Rural property news around the UK

1 April 2020



Coronavirus: Scottish land managers told to stop muiburn burning

30 March 2020

Moor managers told to stop burning heather

Coronavirus: Land estates urged to help tenants farmers

27 March 2020

Crown Estate told of Covid-19 'impact' on farms

Courts hand down decisions relating to two farm inheritance cases

26 March 2020

These cases are 'not uncommon', a law expert says

Coronavirus: Landlords urged to 'give respite' to tenant farmers

25 March 2020

Landlords urged to 'act reasonably'

Man successful in farm inheritance dispute case against parents

19 March 2020

Judgment handed down in long-running dispute case

New plans to give tenant farmers more flexibility

18 March 2020

Government modernises agricultural tenancy law

125-acre picturesque Loch Lomond farm now on market

18 March 2020

The farm has development potential

Council approves poultry farm's expansion to 560,000 capacity

18 March 2020

Broiler bird capacity will increase by 360,000

Farmland near NI's famous 'Napoleons Nose' to be sold at auction

16 March 2020

The land is currently used for grazing

Budget slashes entrepreneurs' relief, warn financial experts

13 March 2020

Relief has offered farmers chance to sell large assets

Derelict farm in Cornwall sells for higher price than expected

12 March 2020

The farm was last used decades ago

Tenant farmers urged to trigger rent reviews amid uncertainty

11 March 2020

Weather and political uncertainty adding pressure

Demand exceeds supply across Scottish estates market

10 March 2020

Uplift in demand from eco buyers

Auctioneers sell first farm since Brexit for £4.7m

9 March 2020

250-acre Herefordshire farm sold for £4.7m

Final call made to help bring historic farm buildings back to life

6 March 2020

Deadline for final applications looms

Campaign group fails to purchase Trecadwgan Farm at auction

5 March 2020

They wanted to convert it into a community project

NI pledges to plant 18m trees over next ten years

3 March 2020

10 trees for every person in Northern Ireland

Rural sector braces for 'significant change' ahead of Budget

3 March 2020

Number of possible changes mooted

Labour criticised over proposed amendment to Agriculture Bill

2 March 2020

Labour has been criticised by a rural group

Plans for 100,000 broiler chicken farm in Powys approved

28 February 2020

Council approves farm despite local opposition

New study shows gamekeepers' environmental contributions

21 February 2020

1,000 gamekeepers show their green credentials

'Promises, promises': Inheritance and succession disputes

19 February 2020

Arguments over farms are a sign of the times for families

Farmers urged to seek advice on HS2 now

18 February 2020

Approval of project will mean 'huge disruption'

Wales’ top farm diversification experts share tips for success

18 February 2020

Diversified farmers will share their knowledge

Govt urged to deliver fairness to farmers affected by HS2

16 February 2020

Rail link must deliver 'fairness and certainty'

Council puts county farm back to auction amid backlash

13 February 2020

14th century farm to go under the hammer

NFU warns against land taken out of production to build HS2

12 February 2020

Government urged to 'think responsibility'

Rent abatements 'needed' for farm tenants after poor weather

12 February 2020

Landlords urged to give rent abatements to tenants

Norfolk council seeks new tenants on four farms

7 February 2020

Tenancies range from five to ten years

Mother and son in court battle over share of farm estate

4 February 2020

Mother launches legal claim against her son