Articles for Farmers
Project to improve upland farm profitability
The Pasture-Fed Livestock Association seeks co-ordinators and farmers interested in a new project working in upland areas of the UK funded by The Princes Countryside Fund.
Pasture for Life – Case Study – Caley Walton Partners, Berwickshire
Chris and Denise Walton with their son Angus and retired business partner Amanda Caley, run a successful and award-winning fresh, air-dried and cured meats business from Peelham Farm, in the rolling Berwickshire countryside.
There was a lot of learning and much motivation given on this year’s Pasture for Life study tour
This year’s study tour was as inspirational as ever – taking in two certified Pasture for Life farms and an enlightening agroforestry project in Shropshire. Laura Elliot reports.
Hundreds visit Groundswell’s first ever Grass-Fed day
Russ Carrington introduced the first day at Groundswell this year, where all the talk was about getting grass-fed beef back onto arable farms.
Groundswell Grass-fed and No-till Show and Conference 28-29 June 2017
After the success of the first Groundswell event in 2016, the organisers are teaming up with Pasture for Life this year, to include an additional full day talking about how ruminants can, amongst other things, increase soil life and biodiversity above ground.