We are cooking up a plan for our next fundraising activity which will launch next year. Keep your eyes peeled for more information – we’ll let you know when it’s oven ready!
OUR FARMS NEED YOU! JOIN THE LAND ARMY AND FEED THE NATION. The food supply chain may have altered dramatically, but the base need for food is unchanged. As the workforce stays home and many companies have already started to collapse, farms find themselves in need of tens of thousands of workers to harvest the food the nation needs. The British Growers Association estimates the UK needs 70,000 seasonal workers this year to help get this harvest in. Without these workers, [...]
Suicide is something that the farming community is unfortunately very familiar with. Tough conditions and isolation can just get too much. On 15th December 2019, Steven Pile sadly took his life at the farm in Wiltshire that he shared with his wife, Jo. With the support of her farming community, Jo is now running the farm on her own but had significant and obviously unexpected funeral costs – life insurance doesn’t pay out with suicide. No one should have [...]