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Backbone of Britain: “Farming is isolated at the best of times, but even more so this year.”

Backbone of Britain: “Farming is isolated at the best of times, but even more so this year.”


'It is something we really believe in' - Pasture-fed ethos behind couple's farming ambition

'It is something we really believe in' - Pasture-fed ethos behind couple's farming ambition


Diet regime inspires couple to launch new venison enterprise

Diet regime inspires couple to launch new venison enterprise


Backbone of Britain: Building the Collessie livestock name - from Clydesdale horses to Suffolk sheep

Backbone of Britain: Building the Collessie livestock name - from Clydesdale horses to Suffolk sheep


Backbone of Britain: How game meat is being used to tackle food poverty

Backbone of Britain: How game meat is being used to tackle food poverty


Bright future ahead for Yarn Hill Lincoln Red herd

Bright future ahead for Yarn Hill Lincoln Red herd


'Our carbon footprint has been on our radar for many years' - Lincolnshire growers discuss their approach

'Our carbon footprint has been on our radar for many years' - Lincolnshire growers discuss their approach


Backbone of Britain: 'We’re not just chasing yield, but the best return for the least amount of inputs' - Farming sustainably for the future

Backbone of Britain: 'We’re not just chasing yield, but the best return for the least amount of inputs' - Farming sustainably for the future


User story: JCB's latest Series 3 telehandler impresses with smooth operation for one dairy farm

User story: JCB's latest Series 3 telehandler impresses with smooth operation for one dairy farm


Music teacher finds joy in growing his flock - balancing the two

Music teacher finds joy in growing his flock - balancing the two


Backbone of Britain: Daughter’s plea for others to be proactive after father’s prostate cancer diagnosis - ‘Get checked for peace of mind, it’s a simple blood test’

Backbone of Britain: Daughter’s plea for others to be proactive after father’s prostate cancer diagnosis - ‘Get checked for peace of mind, it’s a simple blood test’


'You have to have a sustainable business' - Direct selling secures future for large-scale estate farm

'You have to have a sustainable business' - Direct selling secures future for large-scale estate farm


Backbone of Britain: School project helps to educate children on where their food comes from

Backbone of Britain: School project helps to educate children on where their food comes from


DAIRY SPECIAL: High standards a priority for family farm's growing herd

DAIRY SPECIAL: High standards a priority for family farm's growing herd


How an abandoned crop led the way to blueberry farming success on Exmoor

How an abandoned crop led the way to blueberry farming success on Exmoor


Backbone of Britain: Yorkshire-based Suffolk breeders celebrate flocks 90th anniversary

Backbone of Britain: Yorkshire-based Suffolk breeders celebrate flocks 90th anniversary


User story: Ovlac plough plays its part on AD farm

User story: Ovlac plough plays its part on AD farm


User story: Alpego combi-drill offers all weather drilling capabilities

User story: Alpego combi-drill offers all weather drilling capabilities


Sheep special: New chapter pending on Northumberland hill farm

Sheep special: New chapter pending on Northumberland hill farm


Backbone of Britain: Keeping YFCs alive during lockdown - ‘We all know the backbone of the movement is people going the extra mile’

Backbone of Britain: Keeping YFCs alive during lockdown - ‘We all know the backbone of the movement is people going the extra mile’


Shepherding in the Swiss Alps - A way of life steeped in cultural history

Shepherding in the Swiss Alps - A way of life steeped in cultural history


Danish farm misses its visitors during Covid-19 pandemic

Danish farm misses its visitors during Covid-19 pandemic


On-farm feed mill turns into thriving business

On-farm feed mill turns into thriving business


Triple threat to black-grass from Triton seed drill

Triple threat to black-grass from Triton seed drill


Where did it all begin for booming Welsh salami niche?

Where did it all begin for booming Welsh salami niche?


Backbone of Britain: Yorkshire-based cheesemakers offer lifeline to sheep milk producers during Covid-19 market plummet

Backbone of Britain: Yorkshire-based cheesemakers offer lifeline to sheep milk producers during Covid-19 market plummet


Livestock business grows by making the most of opportunities

Livestock business grows by making the most of opportunities


'I'm trying to do less things now, but do them better' - Large scale fruit farming with an eye on the future

'I'm trying to do less things now, but do them better' - Large scale fruit farming with an eye on the future


On-test: John Deere's new 6120M offers a big specification in a small package

On-test: John Deere's new 6120M offers a big specification in a small package


Backbone of Britain: Dairy farming and engaging with the public - finding the balance

Backbone of Britain: Dairy farming and engaging with the public - finding the balance


Beef special: Cross-breeding a success for suckler herd

Beef special: Cross-breeding a success for suckler herd


Calves for three different enterprises

Calves for three different enterprises


Dual-purpose British Friesians fit the bill on family-run farm

Dual-purpose British Friesians fit the bill on family-run farm


Backbone of Britain: On-farm retail at its finest - 'We have calculated that about 600,000 people live within half-an-hour from Craigie’s'

Backbone of Britain: On-farm retail at its finest - 'We have calculated that about 600,000 people live within half-an-hour from Craigie’s'


'I knew I wanted to be my own boss' - Shropshire based business expands

'I knew I wanted to be my own boss' - Shropshire based business expands


Sheep special: Reputation key for Bluefaced Leicester and Mule breeder

Sheep special: Reputation key for Bluefaced Leicester and Mule breeder


Sheep special: Quality Texel rams mainstay of Northumberland flock

Sheep special: Quality Texel rams mainstay of Northumberland flock


Dairy business takes new approach to overcome Covid-19 crisis

Dairy business takes new approach to overcome Covid-19 crisis


Backbone of Britain: ‘It is crucial to influence young people towards careers in or supportive of farming’

Backbone of Britain: ‘It is crucial to influence young people towards careers in or supportive of farming’


Fresh sexed semen trial on block calving heifers

Fresh sexed semen trial on block calving heifers


Making the most of opportunities - Young farmer builds sheep and beef enterprise

Making the most of opportunities - Young farmer builds sheep and beef enterprise


Backbone of Britain: ‘My respect for farmers has escalated’ – TV presenter reflects after lockdown on family farm

Backbone of Britain: ‘My respect for farmers has escalated’ – TV presenter reflects after lockdown on family farm


Breeding right type of cow to boost robotic efficiency

Breeding right type of cow to boost robotic efficiency


Occasional loaders

Occasional loaders


Buying with confidence

Buying with confidence


Multitasking Massey

Multitasking Massey


Backbone of Britain: 'I want my experience to remind farmers that they are not invincible' - Trevor Wilson

Backbone of Britain: 'I want my experience to remind farmers that they are not invincible' - Trevor Wilson


Kioti shows beef on dairy farm

Kioti shows beef on dairy farm


Building a zero-waste strawberry empire – from punnets, to drinks, jam and honey

Building a zero-waste strawberry empire – from punnets, to drinks, jam and honey


Family farm takes the leap into food service and community engagement sectors

Family farm takes the leap into food service and community engagement sectors


Backbone of Britain: Dedicated to helping young sheepdog handlers – new academy launched

Backbone of Britain: Dedicated to helping young sheepdog handlers – new academy launched


Milk samples set to predict robustness of cow’s health

Milk samples set to predict robustness of cow’s health


Organic grass-based system joins AHDB strategic farms network

Organic grass-based system joins AHDB strategic farms network


On-test: Has John Deere finally got the 7R tractor series right?

On-test: Has John Deere finally got the 7R tractor series right?

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