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Enjoy a stay on a smallholding

Visit this 15-acre farm in a secluded valley in North Devon

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Sheep Following John Property1

Superb croft for sale

John Connolly owns a croft that runs down to the sea in Argyll, western Scotland. He is seeking a buyer…

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Yearlings

Alpacas are gentle and fun!

Advice from owner Joy Whitehead

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Dexter Cattle

A happy herd of Dexters

Nestled on a hillside in leafy Warwickshire you will find a very happy farmer, Mycroft Perry, and his calm and friendly herd of Dexter cattle.

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Shropshire Sheep

Traditional choice

Shropshire sheep are traditional, easy-lambing and tree friendly

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Kim and Simon Everett with their new trees

Trust helps with trees

Kim Everett explains how she and her husband Simon were helped by the Woodland Trust to plant trees on their smallholding in Kent

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A Fresh Bed handy pack

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Sannen kids

Which goat?

If you are thinking of getting some goats, which breed should you choose? Anke Sieker outlines the choices

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The Burton family

An island blast

Inga and Garry Burton have a productive smallholding on Orkney. It’s windy and challenging… but very rewarding. They talked to John Wright

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The family

Living the dream in The Emerald Isle

Justina and Liam Gavin inherited a small family farm in Ireland and have turned it into a flourishing business. Debbie Kingsley chatted to them to find out more about their busy lives.

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Lower Hearson Farm 1

Enjoy a stay on a smallholding

Visit this 15-acre farm in a secluded valley in North Devon

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Sheep Following John Property1

Superb croft for sale

John Connolly owns a croft that runs down to the sea in Argyll, western Scotland. He is seeking a buyer…

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WIN! two bales of Fresh Bed for Chickens

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