We are a group of experienced journalists and PR consultants, specialising in agriculture and the rural sector. Subjects covered range from technical livestock articles to detailed arable or horticultural features. We also have expertise in farm machinery and equipment, consumer-facing articles and business topics. We are all members of the British Guild of Agricultural Journalists (BGAJ), which provides opportunities for professional development through training, networking events and awards. Whatever your media needs, we can fulfill them.
Olivia Cooper – Founder of Agri-hub. Olivia is an award-winning journalist and PR consultant, specialising in rural and agricultural business promotion. She is a regular contributor to Farmers Weekly, Farmers Guardian, and other specialist publications. She is chair of the BGAJ and is a member of the CIPR.
Contact: [email protected] or 01392 840009
Ruth Wills – Ruth joined the team in 2018 with a degree in Rural Business Management. Living on a dairy farm, livestock is at the heart of her journalistic interests. Supporting British farmers by helping tell their stories has seen her become a 2021 IFAJ Young Leader. Freddie, her Huntaway cross, keeps her company at her home office.
Contact: [email protected] or 07772 889080.
Natalie Noble – Natalie joined the team in 2019 with previous careers in veterinary nursing and animal nutrition. Working from the office – but on farm when possible – she enjoys connecting with the industry and its communities through journalism and PR. She is passionate about British farming, paddleboarding, and knitting. Owned by Oatis.
Contact: [email protected] or 07776 234994.
Marianne Curtis – Marianne is our latest recruit, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience. Her repertoire includes stints on Farmers Weekly’s livestock desk and Farmers Guardian’s arable desk – her value extends beyond the capacity of this bio. A true Yorkshire lass, the weather doesn’t seem to inhibit her running habit.
Contact: [email protected] or 07443 747808
Oatis – Honorary office dog – owns Natalie. Having clocked 13.5 years on the timeline he is definitely a senior. If allowed he will sleep for 89% of the day. He can incapacitate any human with his snore and flatulence.