Lack of rural housing is a barrier to progressive farming, warns CAAV

Jeremy Moody

Issues with rural housing are obstructing farming retirement and new entrants, limiting the progression of UK agriculture, says the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV).  It needs to be freed up to help handle the loss of Basic Payment. Continue reading “Lack of rural housing is a barrier to progressive farming, warns CAAV”

Tackling difficult conversations with Crediton Milling

Farmers really need to invest in their people skills as well as their machinery, according to speakers at a recent Crediton Milling meeting. All businesses thrive by getting the most from their staff – but working with family, as many farmers do, can make people management more difficult. Continue reading “Tackling difficult conversations with Crediton Milling”