land at CockermouthBroughton Lodge, near Cockermouth, West Cumbria, had a guide price of £1.255m.
This week’s regional farmland outlook heads to the North East and North West of England, where agents say low farmgate prices are likely to push an increasing number of farms and blocks of land on to the market in 2016. With commodity prices at rock bottom, land buyers have become more discerning in the region over the past two years, say agents, and farmer buyers in particular are content to hold out for quality offerings before parting with their cash. […]