General
News
01/08/2019
Waitrose is extending a trial to remove packaging from many products after a positive response in its first store.
25/07/2019
An English creamery is now using its by-products to create biogas in a new sustainable energy project.
24/07/2019
High street restaurant chains and leading supermarkets are 'failing to support' British farmers according to a new campaign.
Business
News
21/08/2019
Thousands of online retailers who use Amazon to sell their products could find their businesses switched off in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
20/08/2019
HMRC is adopting a light touch approach over imposing fines for businesses failing to file on time with the switch to the new Making Tax Digital system for VAT.
31/07/2019
Farmers and rural businesses are being given the opportunity to build bespoke wi-fi networks for better mobile phone and broadband connectivity.
Farming
News
23/08/2019
Field vegetable producers are set to benefit from four new centres established by the Agricultural and Horticultural Development Board (AHDB) that will demonstrate the latest horticultural research in practice.
22/08/2019
The deadline for farmers to apply for the new Countryside Productivity Small Grant Scheme is fast approaching – but there’s still plenty of money available.
21/08/2019
Well known Fife farmer and star of the BBC’s ‘This Farming Life’, Steve Mitchell, has launched a ‘Founders Club’ crowdfunding campaign to turn his buffalo mozzarella dreams into reality.
Company
News
16/08/2019
Tara Best, founder and Director of rural and equestrian PR company Tara Punter PR, is delighted to share the exciting news that the business has reached the south west regional final of this year’s Rural Business Awards.
07/08/2019
A new group bookings feature launched by Bedful earlier this year has proved popular with rural businesses that offer accommodation for large groups, events and weddings.
10/07/2019
Wigwam® Holidays Builth Wells, offering gorgeous glamping in Powys, Mid-Wales, is approaching its first birthday following an exciting year in the glamping industry.