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Our 10 lessons

Monday, February 6, 2017

Holly Carter and Andrei Szerard have been smallholding for four years. Here, they reflect on 10 of the most important things they have learned about the smallholding life

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Spring into action

Monday, February 6, 2017

SAC Consulting deliver advice to smallholders and crofters

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Dark time for poultry keepers

Friday, January 13, 2017

Poultry keepers across the country are facing challenging times as their activities continue to be curtailed by DEFRA regulations aimed at halting bird flu. Here we give reaction from across the poultry community

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Smallholding solutions

Monday, January 9, 2017

How to be prepared in smallholding

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Debbie Kingsley takes us through the year on her Devon farm

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Beware liver fluke

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Vet Pete Siviter advises how to be on your guard for chronic liver fluke this winter

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Home and dry

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Liz Shankland has advice on how to avoid mistakes with pig housing

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Advice on keeping donkeys

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Donkeys may not be an obvious choice for the smallholder, but Kim Stoddart considers the many benefits

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Guthrie McGruer explains how he has grappled with planning permission issues since buying a smallholding in the Wye Valley

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To launch our new series on training courses, where better to start than with the brand based on the TV show that inspired myself and many others to make a move into smallholding in the first place

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How to make your fruit last longer

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Vigo helps you to make the most out of your fruit

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Crowdfunding is a great way to raise funds for a smallholding project. Alice Harlan, from Hampshire, did just that...

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In a new feature series, Tim Tyne takes a look at small-scale domestic dairy production

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This month, Liz Shankland begins a new series to help you avoid some of the most common mistakes made by newcomers to pig keeping and help you get the best from your pigs.

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When to call the vet?

Monday, August 8, 2016

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

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Vegetable harvest tips

Monday, August 8, 2016

Each vegetable has a ‘sweet moment’, says Charles

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

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Your Good Lives

Thursday, July 7, 2016

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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A wildlife haven

Thursday, July 7, 2016

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

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A face of farming

Friday, June 10, 2016

Here’s a poultry business that is an integral part of a larger farming enterprise

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The magic of hatching

Friday, June 10, 2016

Children just love a visit to the Domestic Fowl Trust near Stratford-upon-Avon

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Check out these cookery courses in Devon

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Ad Feature: Best buys by the beach!

Monday, April 4, 2016

Shorefields is a small family run business located on the beach side of the beautiful sands of Morecambe Bay.

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The Dryboot Company

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Five reasons to harrow

Friday, March 4, 2016

Farm Tech Supplies

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