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Richard and Leigh Woods with their new home

A log cabin… and much more

Richard and Leigh Woods have created a successful business from their smallholding in Derbyshire

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AUSTRALIAN LOWLINE WESSEX CATTLE Picture by Adam Fradgley Pictured: A cow and new born calf amongst the cattle in the fields at the Dorset farm

InFocus: Try the Lowline

Come and see why Wessex Lowlines are the perfect choice for smallholders

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Mum with cria feeding

InFocus: Reliability in breeding alpacas

Advice from Joy Whitehead of Bozedown Alpacas, Oxfordshire

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The Woodland Trust is helping smallholders with a scheme to plant more trees

InFocus: Creating more woods

The Woodland Trust is helping smallholders with a scheme to plant more trees

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Now is the time to check your electric fence

InFocus: Check that electric fence

Autumn and winter maintenance is important, says Meriel Younger of www.electricfencing.co.uk

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Make sure your hen house is ready for winter

InFocus: Get ready for winter

Experts at The Stables Workshop in Staffordshire offer advice

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‘Robust action’ on bird flu

Outbreak at farm in East Yorkshire

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Richard and Leigh Woods with their new home

A log cabin… and much more

Richard and Leigh Woods have created a successful business from their smallholding in Derbyshire

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Win this Grandpa's Feeder

Win a Grandpa’s Feeder!

THREE £99 feeders up for grabs

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Which breed of sheep should I choose?

Which breed should you choose? That very much depends on your smallholding, says Tim Tyne. In this new series, he will be looking at various scenarios, and recommending a breed to suit

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Halter training cattle makes handling them less stressful

Tim’s tips: Make handling your cows easier - plus more smallholding ideas!

Career smallholder Tim Tyne explains how halter training your cows can really pay dividends. Plus more of Tim’s smallholding tips...

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Judit Keleman with potted-up stevia for over-wintering inside

Foods to fight cancer

Judit Keleman is an ecologist with a smallholding in Ireland. She has had two bouts with cancer and offers some dietary tips for other smallholders

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Win this Grandpa's Feeder

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Win a carrier like this worth £80

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