Entries by edward

Help @ Hand – Community Info

Our colleagues at the Farming Health Hub have alerted us to the existence of Help@Hand, a digital signposting app which shows you what services and support groups are available in your area via your GP surgery. The real benefit of the Help at Hand App is that it is so easy to use. Whatever information […]

News from The Women in Farming Group

There is now a dedicated FB group called “Cornish Ladies in Wellies” which is going  to be used for the Women’s group communication.   You can either click on the link below, or go on to your Facebook (account if you have one) and search for “Cornish Ladies in Wellies”.   https://www.facebook.com/groups/218166873027447/permalink/218173273026807/  

Dairy Farm near Penzance looking for a new team member!

New Year – New Opportunity! Kerris Dairy is a new herd near Penzance that requires a new team member! Cows calve in a spring block during February and March with the majority of milk produced from grazed grass during the summer season. We are looking for someone to assist with day-to-day duties including milking, calf […]

Agricultural Transition 2021 – Reminder re Webinars

Edward has put together the attached document which sets out what is on the horizon for farmers from 2021 onwards.  We will update this as and when more information becomes available. FarmCornwall will be offering online webinars via Zoom to help you understand and plan for these changes. Initial dates are: Tuesday 19th January 1.00-2.00pm […]

West Cornwall Farm Worker looking for work

I have recently completed my level 2 in agriculture and farm mechanisation which entailed fixing tractors and different types of farm machinery. I was working for SEF driving tractors on the road with and without trailer, I have driven mainly John Deere’s, New Holland, Claas and Massey Ferguson  Tractors .  I have used a 5 […]

Devon and Cornwall Police Rural Newsletter

Please see document below from the Devon and Cornwall Police Rural Affairs Team which contains all the names and contact details of the team should you need to speak to them.   rural newsletter september 2020

The Rule of Six

The new “rule of six” simplifies and strengthens the rules on social gatherings, making them easier to understand and easier for the police to enforce. It means that – apart from a set of limited exemptions including work and education – any social gatherings of more than six people will be against the law.   Full details regarding social […]

Prince’s Countryside Fund Resilience Programme – Update

Due to recent restrictions, it has been decided to postpone the remainder of the 4th Group Resilience Programme sessions until next year.  We will advise participants when we have new dates. We are, however, continuing to recruit for the 5th round of the Resilience programme to be run at the Royal Cornwall Showground. The programme […]