November 2022

Caution over new schemes

Most farmers are enthusiastic about delivering public goods but remain cautious about signing up to schemes like the Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI) and Landscape Recovery Schemes. That is one of the findings of the Future of Farming survey, carried out jointly during the summer by the Country Land & Business Association (CLA) and Strutt & […]

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Deepdale Farm

Deepdale Farm is a family-run farm at the heart of the North Norfolk coast. The farm overlooks Brancaster Staithe Harbour, Scolt Head Island and the salt marshes. Within the geographical location of the North Norfolk coast, Deepdale Farm, which is owned and run by the Borthwick family, is one of a handful of farms using

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Interview with Chris Sparrow, Founder Director Environmental Farmers Group (EFG)

The EFG is a group comprising a cluster of farmers from around the river Avon catchment in Hampshire. They are collectively trading natural capital which means trading environmental outcomes. How can farmers in the UK sell natural capital? The opportunity comes from the private sector as they look to off-set or improve their own environmental

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