Over the past month we’ve been introducing you to a bunch of farming revolutionaries. Farmers that are changing the face of agriculture in the UK. In our last interview in the share farming series, we meet James. The courageous person responsible for showing us that the countryside is better-served by having large numbers of small […]
Join the Stream Farm team on Sunday, 17th May 2015.
Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve been interviewing the share farmers from Stream Farm and finding out just how small-scale farms
CROPSHARES SCHEME Adopt Your Own Apple Tree – a unique concept being offered by Stream Farm. The scheme started in September 2013 with the aim
At the beginning of this month’s issue we started a conversation about simple ideas that are helping thousands of young people get into farming.
Agriculture has experienced dramatic change, especially since the end of World War II seeing farm policies gravitating towards the “bigger is better” model. As a result, many small farms were forced to shift towards intensive monocropping (growing only one crop in a large area of land). An unsustainable agricultural practice that reduces soil productivity, depletes soil nutrients, kills […]
For trout farmer Vernon, providing his community with high quality, clean, tasty trout while regenerating the land, ponds and lake he is stewarding is what he does best. Since joining the Stream Farm team, the fishery has gone from strength to award-winning strength, a testament to Vernon’s incredible work ethic and passion for his profession. On […]
Chef Phil Verden has recently joined the team as Head Chef
Over the coming month we will be exploring the share farming model and CSA (community supported agriculture). Simple ideas that help thousands of young people get into farming, and in an industry where more than half of England’s farmers are now over 55 years old, these new initiatives are absolutely vital for the regeneration of […]
We will be celebrating the launch of next month’s ingredient – STREAM-FED RAINBOW TROUT –