Blackmore Vale Farming

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Nicholas Millard

60 seconds with… Nicholas Millard

From fans to farms, Nicholas Millard, ex-drummer of indie-rock band, The Kooks, is living his dream life as Herd Manager at Milton Farm, Westcombe...
Bath & West

Countdown to the Bath & West

In just 83 days, competitors from across the country will be travelling to the Bath & West Show to claim the top spots and...
Cools Farm Organics. Thomas and his partner Emily

Farmer’s future now in safe hands as couple’s share opportunity bears fruit

By Miranda Robertson A young farmer has been given a huge boost for his future in the industry after a couple offered him a rare...

Latest Farming Stories

Ins and outs of the breeding period

By Alice Miller BVSC DBR MRCVS Friars Moor Livestock Health. RECENTLY we have been busy helping our autumn block calving clients prepare for their upcoming...

It’s calving time down on the farm

By Ruth Kimber. The Harvest Festival service was held this year on a neighbouring farm – this is the third year it’s been on a...

Defra orders all birds to be housed to stop spread of...

ALL birds must be kept indoors from Monday (November 7) until further notice, as efforts to curb the spread of bird flu continue. The UK's...