Planning policy changes will have a big impact on landowners

The revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF), released on 24 July 2018, introduces new ways of assessing housing need, scrutinising delivery and supporting development, while continuing to protect the Green Belt.

Rapeseed yields to tumble in 2018 harvest after dry weather

A rather inevitable and so not unexpected article in Farmers Weekly (30 Jul 2018) says that rapeseed yields will fall significantly because of the poor rainfall so far this summer.