Entries by edward

Lambing and Covid

Following an enquiry from a farmer I was given the following advice from my colleague Katherine Williams from Exmoor Hill Farm Network: All new temporary lambing staff are required to isolate or be tested before they start; Can separate accommodation be provided by a caravan, empty holiday accommodation (your own or elsewhere)? Where meals are […]

YouTube

We now have a YouTube channel for Farm Cornwall, which will be used to upload any presentations via Zoom which have been given and recorded (with the participants’ permission).   Farm Cornwall can be found here on YouTube.

FREE HOT MEALS

CRCC have received funding to deliver another hot meals delivery scheme, funded for at least 6 months. They have employed a professional chef who will use Lamorna, Nancledra and Sancreed village halls to cook good hot meals on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday respectively.  At 6pm volunteer drivers will collect the hot meals and deliver them […]

Farm Fit Project

Farm Fit is a wellbeing project for farmers and their families run by Land to Sea CBT in partnership with Fairwinds Cornwall.  It aims to engage with the farming community, working with partnership agencies to provide practical wellbeing support. Full details of what they offer can be found on the attached document, which also contains […]

GDPR – Data Protection Regulations

As we have explained before, in order to keep your details on file (for sending out the newsletter, etc) we need your permission in order to comply with Data Protection Law.  We are actually breaking the law if you have not completed one.  Attached is a copy of the form we need completed (for those […]

Donations to Farm Cornwall via Just Giving

Farm Cornwall is now registered as a charity that individuals can support via Just Giving. If any individual or group is planning to take part in a fundraising activity, then perhaps you would consider choosing FarmCornwall as your chosen charity.  As you know, we receive no government funding and are completely funded by donations. Thank […]

Agricultural Transition Presentations

Thank you to everyone who took part in the two Zoom presentations this week.  Please find attached a copy of the presentation and a link to the recording on YouTube. Agricultural Transition and Brexit Trade Deal v 3   Click here to go to YouTube.

Straw Prices

  Straw Prices Are limited and I was quoted at £160/tonne for barley straw