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  • Blog Post: Hope springs eternal

    One of the joys of starting a new job is to be able to inherit the success of others. Hope Farm is perhaps one of my predecessors' great legacies. Bought in 2001, thanks to the generosity of RSPB members, we have managed to demonstrate that it is possible to run a profitable arable farm and restore...
  • Blog Post: Proving it is possible to produce more food whilst improving our environment...

    This week I have been focussing on the launch of the Green Food Project, and how we meet the challenges of producing more food whilst also improving our environment. There are no easy answers, but it is possible to achieve both. In the 12 years that we have owned Hope Farm , we have increased profitability...
  • Blog Post: Missing word, Chancellor?

    The Chancellor, George Osborne, spoke to the Institute of Directors this week. He cannot have been reading his speech very carefully - he seems to have missed a word. He said: "On planning, one of the great obstacles to growth that no government has had the courage to tackle, we are now shifting...