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LAND MARKETS

To lot or not to lot: How to market your farm

Making the decision to split up a farm that has been whole for generations can be difficult, but it could be the best option for building interest, encouraging competition and…

LAND MARKETS

So you want to... sell your farm?

Selling a farm may be the first time in generations that it has changed hands and it can be a complicated process. Farmers Weekly finds out more about how to…

LAND MARKETS

6 innovative ways to market your farm

Offering a unique experience or a bespoke deal could be the key to building interest in a property and finding the best-suited and most-committed buyer. Whether it’s extending a viewing…

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BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

How HS2 compensation battles have hit two family farms hard

The high-speed rail project set to link London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Leeds and Manchester has proved controversial. The project has cost taxpayers £4.1bn even before construction has started, according…

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

How compulsory purchase has ruined a dairy farmer

A Lancashire farmer has been forced to sell his dairy herd during a compulsory purchase battle that has left him out of pocket for four years. Paul Casson farms in…

LAND MARKETS

Video: Farming family sells estate after 70 years

Succession planning is commonly defined as the process of passing a farm from one generation to the next. Done properly the outcome should provide clarity over the future of the…

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Insights

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Land in your area: Wales

With almost 3,000 fewer acres launched to the land market in Wales in 2019 compared with the previous year, but an increase of five holdings made available, it seems large…

LAND MARKETS

Find out average farmland prices where you live

Find out what the average price is for arable land and pasture in English and Welsh counties on our land map. It shows a full breakdown of average values on…

LAND MARKETS

Land in your area: South-west England

South-west England remains popular with a large range of potential buyers, and attractive units prompted competitive bidding with strong results last year. The area has also seen less of a…

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News

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Attractive French farm woos British buyers

British farmers who would like to remain a member of the European Union are being invited to put in an offer for a large mixed farm in central France, which…

LAND MARKETS

Four farm tenancies on offer in England and Wales

Tenders are being sought for four farm tenancies – three in Wales and one in Cumbria. The Welsh properties are offered by Powys County Council on farm business tenancy (FBT)…

BUSINESS

Investment company aims to raise £230m for farm purchases

A new farmland investment company is aiming to raise $300m (£230m) on the London Stock Exchange to acquire farm assets around the world. The Global Sustainable Farmland Income Trust is…

LAND MARKETS

UK forestry values rise 23% as battle for land intensifies

The average price of commercial forestry on the market in the UK rose 23% in the year to September 2019, supported by timber prices, government schemes and investor interest. This…

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LAND MARKETS

Large Lincolnshire arable estate selling in lots

One of the largest commercial arable holdings to come to market in Lincolnshire for 20 years is being sold off in several lots to a variety of buyers. Rainthorpe Farms,…

LAND MARKETS

Video: Farming family sells estate after 70 years

Succession planning is commonly defined as the process of passing a farm from one generation to the next. Done properly the outcome should provide clarity over the future of the…

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VIDEO & PICTURES: Stunning Leicestershire dairy farm for sale

Property agent Howkins & Harrison is selling a 235-acre Leicestershire state-of-the-art dairy unit that will seriously whet the appetite of all milk producers. The firm's Jeff Paybody says Ridgefield Farm at…

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