We were encouraged to see that the Financial Times had published some letters from fellow PFLA members raising questions about their article from December 28th entitled “Have we reached peak meat?”. John Meadley’s can be read on this link: Pasture and ruminants will heal the soil David Wilson’s is...Read More: Letters to the FT in response to their article “Have we reached peak meat?” (Dec 28th)
Join us on Sunday 8th September 2019 from 11am – 5pm for our annual Stream Farm Open day! Come and take a look around the farm, learn about our Share-Farming model, and meet some of our Share-Farmers. As usual there’ll be face-painting, tractor rides, the nature walk, burgers on...Read More: Stream Farm Open Day – September 2019
As a follow-on from BBC Countryfile, Stream Farm was featured in the Bridgwater Mercury. You can pick up a copy in most local outlets this week, or read the online article here.Read More: Bridgwater Mercury
If you missed Stream Farm on Countryfile on Sunday 10th March, you can re-watch it on Sunday 17th at 9am, or on BBC iplayer here. We had a fantastic day with Matt Baker and the film crew, and felt they did a really good job at showing what we...Read More: Watch Stream Farm on BBC Countryfile
We’re excited to let you know that Stream Farm will be featured on Countryfile this coming Sunday 10th March, BBC1 at 6.30pm. We hope you’ll join us in watching!Read More: Countryfile – Sunday 10th March 2019
Read more about this year’s Oxford Real Farming Conference where Stream Farm get’s a mention!Read More: Real farming…and real commitments?
Steph Wetherell writes on the Stream Farm share-farming model for the Sustainable Food Trust. There are a multitude of barriers facing new entrants to farming, but a lack of relevant and appropriate training– relating to both practical farming skills and business knowledge — and access to land are top of the list....Read More: Stream Farm – A Model for New Entrants
In July we were visited by Rob and Tracey to record an episode for their podcast Bet the Farm. Listen to their episode on Stream Farm here.Read More: A visit from Israel – Bet the Farm podcast
Read an article published in New Food Entrepreneurs where James shares more about the Stream Farm share-farming model. You can also find out more about the model from the perspective of two of our share-farmers, Will and Charlotte.Read More: Somerset farm gives novices the knowledge they need to succeed
‘The latest paper in CPRE’s Farming Foresight looks at the data on farm numbers and sizes and raises questions about the loss of farms and their diversity. The report argues that farm size diversity is a crucial consideration as we move towards Brexit’, and features a case study on...Read More: Uncertain harvest: does the loss of farms matter?