Farmland

Green investment in farmland on the rise

Green investment in farmland on the rise

The number of people looking to buy farmland so they can manage it to improve biodiversity or generate carbon credits...

April 17, 2021

Farmland supply was the lowest on record in Scotland during 2020

Farmland supply was the lowest on record in Scotland during 2020

Demand for farmland in Scotland outstripped supply in 2020, due to a combination of low volumes, an increase in lifestyle...

January 29, 2021

‘Low supply and pent-up demand’ sees farmland values rise 3% in 2020

‘Low supply and pent-up demand’ sees farmland values rise 3% in 2020

Farmland values rose by an average of 3% in England during the first six months of 2020 because of historically...

July 12, 2020

Video: How to carry out grass measuring on your farm

Video: How to carry out grass measuring on your farm

Grazed grass is the cheapest feed available to Irish farmers and is key to achieving high levels of performance in...

March 18, 2020

Video: Top tips when carrying out one of the most important jobs on a dairy farm

Video: Top tips when carrying out one of the most important jobs on a dairy farm

The milking routine is the most important job on a dairy farm, because you could say it is the only...

March 6, 2020

A ‘no deal’ scenario: ‘The real fear is cheaper beef imports undermining our market’

A ‘no deal’ scenario: ‘The real fear is cheaper beef imports undermining our market’

A no deal scenario would have serious implications for Irish and Northern Irish farmers across many enterprises and it has...

November 22, 2018

Volunteers sought by RSPB NI for farmland surveys

Volunteers sought by RSPB NI for farmland surveys

Do you have a love for nature and a fondness for birds, and can you tell a yellowhammer from a...

February 24, 2018

Pics: Massive 2,000ac farm goes on the market in the UK for €29m

Pics: Massive 2,000ac farm goes on the market in the UK for €29m

A large commercial farm located in the south of the England has been placed on the market and valued at...

January 5, 2017

New Zealand’s ‘largest farmer’ to sell off 10 farms totalling 11,650ha

New Zealand’s ‘largest farmer’ to sell off 10 farms totalling 11,650ha

State-owned farming business Landcorp is set to sell off 10 farms in New Zealand totalling close to 11,650ha over the...

December 5, 2016

Ever wanted to buy land in Poland? Well now you can’t

Ever wanted to buy land in Poland? Well now you can’t

New Polish land laws have come into effect meaning that if you wanted to buy some agricultural land in the eastern...

June 4, 2016

See how much an acre of land cost last year in your province

See how much an acre of land cost last year in your province

There’s been an 11% drop in the amount of money that was spent last year buying farmland on 2014 levels,...

January 21, 2016

Non-farmers are buying more land than farmers in the UK

Non-farmers are buying more land than farmers in the UK

Non-farmer buyers have overtaken farmers as the main type of buyer of farmland in the UK, according to Savills. It...

October 2, 2015