Farmlife and community

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FARMLIFE

Get your harvest picture on FW’s cover in 2020 photo comp

Farmers love taking photos all year round, whether it’s of their families, machinery, pets, livestock or landscapes. Harvest is one of the most iconic and photogenic times of year, though,…

YOUNG FARMERS

Tom Chanter: Better beef prices and petition bring optimism

On the basis that in my last column I complained of an ill-timed drought and a week later we were rewarded with glorious rain, perhaps this one should be about…

FLINDT ON FRIDAY

Flindt on Friday: Luddite's guide to virtual farm inspection

The walkers on Dark Lane, now returning in their dozens, must have wondered what on earth was going on. Why was that fat farmer with the wild lockdown hair running…

FARMLIFE

Video: Robot dog herds flock of sheep in New Zealand

Drones and driverless tractors have gradually crept into mainstream farming, helping solve labour shortages and boost production – now the faithful sheepdog could be on the retirement list. A team…

FARMLIFE

Dairy farmer to shave beard and eyebrows for charity

A plucky dairy farmer is preparing to shave his hair, beard and eyebrows as part of a fundraising challenge to raise money for an air ambulance charity. Rich Cornock, who…

YOUNG FARMERS

Jacob Anthony: Cancelled shows a huge loss to communities

The full financial impact the Covid-19 pandemic will have on businesses is going to be felt for years to come. By now, we are all aware of this, and many…

Young farmers

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YOUNG FARMERS

Tom Chanter: Better beef prices and petition bring optimism

On the basis that in my last column I complained of an ill-timed drought and a week later we were rewarded with glorious rain, perhaps this one should be about…

YOUNG FARMERS

Jacob Anthony: Cancelled shows a huge loss to communities

The full financial impact the Covid-19 pandemic will have on businesses is going to be felt for years to come. By now, we are all aware of this, and many…

YOUNG FARMERS

Farming course aims to inspire young people to join industry

A new farming qualification for teenagers is being developed to attract more young people to the industry and help solve the issue of agriculture’s ageing workforce. Consultations are under way…

YOUNG FARMERS

Farmers Apprentice 2020 – last chance to enter

There’s still time to enter one of the nation’s most prestigious, challenging and enjoyable competitions for young people – Farmers Apprentice 2020. Open to all 18- to 25-year-olds, it’s a…

Flindt on Friday

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FLINDT ON FRIDAY

Flindt on Friday: A vicar, a TV camera, and a 4-pint takeout

It was hot June lunchtime. Too hot for any farm work, so trivial office jobs beckoned. “Guess what,” said Hazel, sitting at her computer in the west wing. “According to…

FLINDT ON FRIDAY

Flindt on Friday: Luddite's guide to virtual farm inspection

The walkers on Dark Lane, now returning in their dozens, must have wondered what on earth was going on. Why was that fat farmer with the wild lockdown hair running…

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Health and wellbeing

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HEALTH AND WELLBEING

Farm Fit: Episode 10 – 1km run, air squat, sit ups, up downs

Farmers Weekly has teamed up with farmer’s son Tom Kemp, from Farm Fitness, to share a series of exercises that you can do using items commonly found on a farm.…

HEALTH AND WELLBEING

Farm Fit: Episode 9 – tyre flip, burpees and 30m sprints

Farmers Weekly has teamed up with farmer’s son Tom Kemp, from Farm Fitness, to share a series of exercises that you can do using items commonly found on a farm.…

HEALTH AND WELLBEING

Farm Fit: Episode 8 – 15-minute body blast

Farmers Weekly has teamed up with farmer’s son Tom Kemp, from Farm Fitness, to share a series of exercises that you can do using items commonly found on a farm. Over 10…

HEALTH AND WELLBEING

Farm Fit: Episode 7 – burpees and weighted bag time trial

Farmers Weekly has teamed up with farmer’s son Tom Kemp, from Farm Fitness, to share a series of exercises that you can do using items commonly found on a farm. Over 10…

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Videos and photo stories

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FARMLIFE

Video: Robot dog herds flock of sheep in New Zealand

Drones and driverless tractors have gradually crept into mainstream farming, helping solve labour shortages and boost production – now the faithful sheepdog could be on the retirement list. A team…

HEALTH AND WELLBEING

Farm Fit: Episode 10 – 1km run, air squat, sit ups, up downs

Farmers Weekly has teamed up with farmer’s son Tom Kemp, from Farm Fitness, to share a series of exercises that you can do using items commonly found on a farm.…

HEALTH AND WELLBEING

Farm Fit: Episode 9 – tyre flip, burpees and 30m sprints

Farmers Weekly has teamed up with farmer’s son Tom Kemp, from Farm Fitness, to share a series of exercises that you can do using items commonly found on a farm.…

HEALTH AND WELLBEING

Farm Fit: Episode 8 – 15-minute body blast

Farmers Weekly has teamed up with farmer’s son Tom Kemp, from Farm Fitness, to share a series of exercises that you can do using items commonly found on a farm. Over 10…