The latest farm guides from our team

Guide to Farm Insurance Guide 5 months ago

Guide to Farm Insurance

Do you make your living off your farm? If so, then it’s important to understand the significance of the machinery and vehicles crucial for your company. One of the best ways to protect your business and your business finances is to opt for the right insurance coverage.
Increase Your Profits And Transform Your Farm With Wind Energy Guide 6 months ago

Increase Your Farm Profits With Wind Energy

If you are interested in ways to diversify your farming business, you might want to consider exploring the possibility of using wind energy. If you use wind energy, you will be able to generate electricity for your farm, allowing you to reduce the costs of producing your own food and help your farm maintain profitability.
10 Life Experiences Children Can Only Get By Visiting A Farm Guide 6 months ago

10 Life Experiences Children Can Only Get By Visiting A Farm

Food is an essential part of all our lives. But in today’s modern society, the way our children interact with what’s on their plate is fundamentally different from any other time in history. In the past, kids would have had direct experience of life on the farm or, even if they didn’t live on one, would have seen what goes on in the agricultural industry.
5 Ways To Cut Costs In Your Agricultural Business Today	Guide 7 months ago

5 Ways To Cut Costs In Your Agricultural Business Today

Agriculture has always been and will continue to be a low-margin industry: it’s hard for producers to differentiate their products or create a brand. Because of this, people in the sector need to find ways to cut costs, boost revenues, and ensure that they make their operations as efficient as possible. But how?
Should You Start Getting Into Farming As A Career? Guide 7 months ago

Should I Get Into Farming As A Career?

Are you thinking about starting a new career? You might want to consider farming. If you take the right steps here, get experience and understand the gap in supply and demand, you can earn good money.
Can You Make Money From Alpaca Farming? Guide 7 months ago

Can You Make Money From Alpaca Farming?

Alpacas - the kind of half-sheep, half-camel-like animals from Peru - are creating quite a stir in the farming community. Not only are they suited to the climate in wet and dreary places, like the UK, but they may be a new and exciting way for people in the industry to make money.
8 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Buying A Quad Bike For Your Farm Guide 7 months ago

8 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Buying A Quad Bike For Your Farm

Quad bikes aren't just for fun: they're a vital tool that enables farmers to do their work. With quad bikes, farmers can go off-road, traverse fields, check up on livestock, and quickly nip from one part of their land to another. They're an indispensable tool.
Top 5 Tips for Diversifying Your Farm Guide 8 months ago

Top 5 Tips for Diversifying Your Farm

Running and operating a farm can be a fulfilling career choice especially if you have a preference for rural communities and scenery as opposed to corporate offices and busy cities. However, much of the business strategies that are successful in a corporate environment can also apply to rural businesses such as farming.
How to Prevent Agricultural Theft Guide 8 months ago

How to Prevent Agricultural Theft

Base on data from claims, rural crime cost the United Kingdom a whopping £44.5 million last year, an increase of around 13.4% of the previous year. This is the fastest rate of growth of rural crime since 2010 and is now becoming an easy money-making opportunity for organised gangs.
Late payments: what it means for the farming industry and how to cope with it Guide 1 year ago

Late payments: what it means and how to cope

The supermarket price wars put a lot of pressure on the farming industry. A recent study has shown that farmers and growers suffer from 45-day payment delays caused by supermarkets that are continuing to delay payments to their suppliers.
Leasing vs buying farm machinery on finance Guide 1 year ago

Leasing vs buying farm machinery on finance

When you're looking to acquire new assets like tractors, harvesters or spreaders, there are lots of different kinds of farm finance that could work. Let's take a look at the main features and pros and cons of each...