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Monday, August 8, 2016
Injections can be tricky

Countless smallholders are faced with this dilemma. Our vet, Pete Siviter, offers guidance

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Monday, August 8, 2016
October harvests of carrot, celery, celeriac, beetroot, summer leeks and bulb fennel

Each vegetable has a ‘sweet moment’, says Charles

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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Save our hedgehogs!

A petition calling for the hedgehog to become a protected species has reached more than 43,000 online signatures

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Thursday, July 7, 2016
One of Sam's photos of life in Milawi

Sam Gray, above, was in her late 20s when she developed a strong urge to start planting veg. She managed to suppress the desire for about a year before she found herself staying in to watch Monty Don on the telly. Her journey to ‘the good life’ had begun. Sam talked to Kim Stoddart

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Thursday, July 7, 2016
5,000 native trees were planted by Alan and Sylvia

A smallholding couple in Staffordshire are providing a haven for wildlife, especially the threatened barn owl. Penny Bunting reports

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Monday, August 8, 2016
Tom, right, shows visitors one of his hen houses

Meet Tom Vaughan, a skilled craftsman whose chicken houses are a big seller. He talks to John Wright

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Monday, August 8, 2016
Injections can be tricky

Countless smallholders are faced with this dilemma. Our vet, Pete Siviter, offers guidance

Read Full Story »
Monday, August 8, 2016
October harvests of carrot, celery, celeriac, beetroot, summer leeks and bulb fennel

Each vegetable has a ‘sweet moment’, says Charles

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Monday, August 8, 2016
Check pastures for potentially dangerous plants

As Liz Shankland gets to grips with running her new smallholding, each season throws up new challenges

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Monday, August 8, 2016
A telescopic sight is essential

Air rifles can provide a simple but effective solution to several of the smallholder’s pest control problems in addition to providing a source of free-range, local meat. Charlie Portlock explains

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Monday, August 8, 2016
Win this electric fencing kit

£350 prize from Electric Fencing Direct

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Thursday, July 7, 2016
Win tools worth £300

It’s competition time: WIN tools worth £300 from leading tools supplier Sealey

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