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The end of another year As 2018 closes its curtains and I reflect on the year, it’s the weather that dominates my thoughts. You may notice us farming types love talking about it and we are usually moaning it is either too wet too dry, too windy... more

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Autumn sets in As the evenings role in it is all too apparent that winter will soon be here. Autumn is usually a time for celebration on the farm, with the harvest gathered in and a bit of respite before winter really arrives and the monotonous... more

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An aspect of Dartmoor’s unique cultural heritage is being opened up to the general public for the first time as part of the annual gathering of sheep off the moor. This special event is taking place at Buckfastleigh Common on Saturday 3 November... more

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Save a hen’s life on World Animal Day Adopt a flock of hens this World Animal Day to save lives and gain some new family pets in the process. The awareness day takes place on Thursday, 4 October, and you can take action to help save hens from... more

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Autumnal interest Some plants have yet to reach their peak . . . Summer may be drawing to a close but late flowering perennials and shrubs should still look good, in fact some plants will be reaching their peak. If you’re wanting to extend the... more

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