Connett’s Farm in Eastchurch on The Isle of Sheppey, Kent is slowly shrinking, as coastal erosion claims more land year on year. The island is prone to coastal erosion which is currently happening all around the coastal edge of island, from the Minster Leas to Warden point. Many locals are being directly affected as their […]
Blandford Forum farmer George Hosford says it is difficult for free range poultry farmers to prevent avian influenza.
A farm in Poole will reopen this Friday despite bird flu being detected in Weymouth last week. The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) reported that 17 wild birds were infected with the Avian Flu Virus on Friday, January 12. Dorset is the first county this winter to have detected the virus, […]
George Hosford has been farming in Dorset since the 80s. He believes that our supermarkets could be doing a lot more.
Papyrus are a British charity that work with young people in suicide prevention.
The Navitus Bay proposals have been causing controversy across Dorset, as a new wind farm is set to appear just 12 miles out at sea. On Tuesday 14th October, a public meeting was held at the Bournemouth International Centre for those with a vested interest to put across their views prior to the final decision […]