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After being presented with an opportunity to rent a farm in Cumbria, tattoo artist Ollie Jackson and his partner Leeann set out to make their farming dreams a reality. Alex Robinson went to meet the determined couple.
Whether a small holding has been recently purchased or owned for some time, building developments may be at the fore-front of plans. Laura Bowyer gets to grips with planning rules in England with Herefordshire-based char
Smallholders in Scotland are soon to have their own representative organisation. Rosemary Champion, one of the 12 trustees behind the move, believes the new body will be unique in the UK in terms of its remit. Ewan Pate