Articles Tagged with the word ‘farm’


/ Youth

26 Apr 2012


Erica Crompton visits a unique organic farm and retreat in Scotland to discover how young volunteers are finding their way into employment

Land project inspires ‘compassionate living’

/ Agriculture, Food, Sustainable Development

12 May 2011


A permaculture project in South Shropshire is attempting to promote ways of living that are more caring towards all life.

Funding Boost to Organic Farm

/ Agriculture, Community

13 Dec 2010


England's first community farm, based in Market Drayton, Shropshire, has been awarded over £250,000 from the Regional Development Agency


Farming from the Heart



23 Nov 2009


A health and social care innovation has been unveiled, creating 20 working care farms across Worcestershire, Shropshire and Herefordshire in the UK.


Children's Food Festival a Hearty Success


Archive, Youth

08 Sep 2009


Glorious sunshine, a stunning location and the promise of a monster variety of gastronomic treats, brought over 14,000 people flocking to the Children's Food Festival in June.


Energy For Farms



11 May 2009



Countryside Education Trust



03 Mar 2009


The Countryside Education Trust (CET) is a registered charity established in 1975 devoted to countryside education in all its varied forms.


A Symbol of Goodwill



24 Feb 2009


A cow donated by the RSPCA has given birth to a healthy calf at a Hindu temple.


Well Done Wales



12 Nov 2008


Two prestigious awards have gone to Welsh farmers who are working for both the community and for the environment.


Organic Places to Stay in the UK



19 Mar 2008


Are you looking for a hotel or B&B that serves organic food? Wouldyou like to stay on a camp site and have an organic veg box delivered?Do you want to spend your holiday on an organic farm?


Sharing the 'Eco Good Life'



31 Oct 2007


A new mini eco-village is now up and running in Cornwall and there are still spaces for more residents.


The Secret Life of the Farm Video



12 Dec 2006


Shot over a five year period by farmer Rosamund Young, this programme shows us secret' glimpses into the ordinary, everyday lives of cattle, sheep, hens and wildlife on her Worcestershire farm.


The Calf's World DVD



12 Dec 2006


Rosamund Young's ground breaking book offers us new insights into the nature of that most familiar of British farm animals - the cow With her new film 'The Calf's World' we get a unique insight into how cow's behave in the herd, their individual characters and family relationships.


The Minichill Music Festival



11 Jul 2006


The Minichill is a small, two day, not-for-profit music festival with a party-like atmosphere. Set in the grounds of a 120 acre farm in Marlow, Buckinghamshire, it is the ideal way to end the summer festival season.


Down on the City Farm



15 Jun 2006


Last week, our Advertising Manager Sharon went to visit the Freightliners City Farm, in Islington London. She's written about her day on the farm and taken some lovely pictures. If you want to read more than the extract below, click onto our front page.Hope you're all enjoying the sunshine!Martha"It's a beautiful day, why not visit Freightliners city farm in...


Freightliners City Farm



15 Jun 2006


It's a beautiful day, why not visit Freightliners city farm in theheart of Islington? If you do, then, like the rare breed poultry youwill find there, its worth scratching below the surface for morselsthat aren't immediately obvious.


Best School Dinner Award



29 Dec 2004


Southdown Infants' School in Bath has recently won one of the Soil Associations prestigious organic farm awards. It has been given the best school dinner award' for their efforts in taking charge of its catering service.