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LAND MARKETS

The land opportunities for farmers in a post-lockdown world

At a time when the public has grown a greater appreciation for the countryside, local food and new activities, farmers should be seeking chances to benefit. The Covid-19 pandemic and…

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…

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Case studies

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Why we’re selling the family farm during coronavirus

Jane Clark and her son, Fred, have decided to sell their family farm in Essex during a time of global uncertainty. The coronavirus pandemic has given the family a chance…

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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Values set to rise in land market stunted by virus

The farmland market has suffered a serious blow from the effects of coronavirus but will prove resilient and bounce back, say experts. Supply to the market, historically lower than demand,…

LAND MARKETS

6 things we know about the 2020 farmland market

Record-breaking low supply, rising demand, and buyers and sellers who had to break from the norm are all elements that have stood out for the land market so far in…

TENANCIES AND RENTS

Scotland’s land reform: What has changed for farmers?

Land reform in Scotland has both encouraged sweeping changes in the agricultural sector and kept eagerly-awaited alterations on hold since its introduction four years ago. The Land Reform (Scotland) Act…

LAND MARKETS

Mixed bag for land market across UK as lockdown is eased

Updated government advice following the slight relaxation of social restrictions in England has eased the way for the land and property market to reopen. People are now allowed to travel…

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News

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Flurry of farms join busy summer market

A host of arable, livestock and mixed farms have joined a busy land and property market after a slow start to the year. With the relaxation of social distancing rules…

TENANCIES AND RENTS

Rent hot topic for landlords and tenants amid pandemic

Landlords and tenants must communicate and work together to ensure rent payments are made, as government support looks set to wane. The latest guidance allows tenants to move residences and…

LAND MARKETS

Several farms launch in spring despite pandemic

A number of farms have been launched and continue to be marketed by agents during this typically popular time, despite the difficulties presented by the coronavirus pandemic. Though some agents…

LAND MARKETS

Uncertain land market dealt another blow by coronavirus

The land and property market has been dealt another blow by the coronavirus pandemic, after struggling through Brexit uncertainty and difficult weather conditions. December 2019’s general election result provided some…

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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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