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Mar-Key Group: Heythrop Park Marriage Markey

Mar-Key is one of our newest exhibitors, who have major expertise in creating bespoke semi-permanent buildings for everyone! Take a look at one of their latest ventures...

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Blitzworld Buggies: The Best in the Business

Calling all forward-thinking farmers and landowners. Are you looking for the best products to develop your diversified rural business? For 25 years, Blitzworld Buggies has been the UK’s biggest one-stop shop for buggies and 4 x 4 vehicles for personal and corporate use, and is the only company of its kind that offers a high quality product with the design and product liability insurance backup for your peace of mind, as a registered British Manufacturer.

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Unlocking the Value of your Estate Through Development

Orchestra Land provide a commercial approach to maximising the value of land and estates through residential, industrial and commercial developments.

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It’s not always what you know, but who you know…..

Looking to diversify into the equestrian sector but not sure where to start? Making any business a success can be down to the quality of the contacts you make, knowing which professional to ask for help and where to source the appropriate products and services.

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How the consumer market is driving diversification projects.

Innovation within the agricultural industry is not new, but how are farm businesses in today’s market adapting to change and taking advantage of the consumer trends in order to create new income streams?

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Bespoke buildings ANY size ANY shape

Bespoke buildings made to order ANY size ANY shape ANY design.

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A RESIDENTIAL REFRESHER

With the legislation surrounding residential lettings constantly changing, here is an overview of some key factors relating to such lettings that anyone renting out residential property should be aware of.

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Top 5 Reasons to Exhibit at the Farm Business Innovation Show 2019

Want to join the 550 sport, leisure, tourist, and hospitality experts who are expanding their businesses? Discover more, with our top 5 reasons to exhibit at the Farm Business Innovation Show...

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All Things Allotment

Discover more about the world of allotments, and find out how this could be a new diversification idea for your land!

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Glamping Goals: Waste Disposal Flat-Tanks With Glampsan

Meet our latest exhibitor, Glampsan Water & Waste Solutions, the experts in all things waste disposal.

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Monthly News Reel: What You Missed This July in the Farming World…

Welcome to our first monthly news reel for the Farm Business Innovation show. Find out the main stories you missed from this thriving industry.

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Mar-Key Group: Building Bespoke Buildings For All Occasions - Jägermeister

Check out one of the awesome projects our exhibitor, Mar-Key, worked on with Jägermeister last year, and find out more about what they can offer your farm business.

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Animal Welfare Within Animal Husbandry: Can We Profit From Kindness?

Find out how you can keep up with customer demands in animal husbandry, and how you can profit from these changes...

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The benefits of ecological risk assessments

Before diversifying business activities, land owners should commission an ecological risk assessment to help inform decision making before committing to working toward a planning application. RammSanderson explain what the assessment involves.

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People Management

Richard Branson is famous for a vast array of business successes, theories and innovative ideas

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The Seed Of A Rural Relationship

A marketing company born from the countryside and created for artisans, crafters and diversification

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Welcome to the Wigwam® Lodge!

Wigwam® Holidays has been at the forefront of glamping accommodation provision for over 25 years … and has again created another incredible innovation.

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The Next New Glamping Trend

Learn about the ways you can make your glamping experience an inclusive place for people of all abilities.

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Life Space Cabins to represent Devon

Life Space Cabins will represent Devon businesses through the Devon Delivers Business Promotion grant scheme at the Farm Business Innovation Show 2019

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New Glamping Site in the Land of the ‘Yorkshire Vet’!

With stunning views of one of Yorkshire’s most iconic natural landmarks, Wigwam® Holidays Water Hall Farm will welcome its first guests from Monday 9th September 2019.

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Save the Bees, Save our Planet, Save the World

With our growing consciousness for the world around us, and the importance of saving our planet, it’s always useful to know how your big business can get involved. So, where can you start?

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First year of success at Wigwam® Holidays Builth Wells

Wigwam® Holidays Builth Wells, offering gorgeous glamping in Powys, Mid-Wales, is approaching its first birthday following an exciting year in the glamping industry.

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Penrhiw Farm plots diversification with bank backing

Penrhiw Farm is planning on diversifying after receiving a six-figure bank finance package.

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From Cattle to Eco Glamping

For three generations, the Singlehurst family has made its living farming 250 acres of land at Bulwick.

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Introducing Open Air Business magazine

Open Air Business is a FREE business magazine aimed solely at the outdoor hospitality sector.

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THE UK’S MOST ADVANCED RANGE OF LEISURE BUILDINGS

Here at Modular Leisure Buildings we offer a fantastic range of purpose-built solutions for the leisure sector, that are in a class of their own for durability, cost-effectiveness and choice. Whatever your particular business, we have the buildings to suit, whether your adding to existing premises or starting from scratch.

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ASSISTANCE WITH DEVELOPING YOUR RURAL SITE

Guiding you through Planning Permission for a Leisure Attraction

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Interested in energy schemes? Check grid capacity regularly

Landowners who are interested in securing income from energy schemes (including renewables, batteries or gas) should not be put off by an apparent lack of grid capacity.

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Kent farmer looks to boost cobnut industry

Tom Cannon sets out to different countries to gain an insight to how other countries farm and market their crops.

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QuadraPile Foundations for Kew Children’s Garden

QuadraBuild installed QuadraPile helical pile foundations in sensitive locations near protected trees for new structures in the Kew Children’s Garden

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Wigwam® Holidays Shellstone is the newest glamping site in Wales

If you love blockbuster films such as the Harry Potter series and Russell Crowe’s Robin Hood, then you’ll be delighted to know you can glamp in a location that has inspired Hollywood!

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THE GIFTWARE ASSOCIATION AT THE FARM BUSINESS SHOW

The Giftware Association is incredibly proud to be supporting the Farm Business Innovation Show.

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Do you have empty land and are unsure of how to use it?

Caravan and motorhome storage might be worth considering.

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Lancashire’s latest glamping venture set to open its doors!

The county of the red rose is set to welcome a brand new glamping business to its lush countryside.

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Green Arc Leisure

Green Arc Leisure specialises in the effective management and development of luxury Eco holiday parks.

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Yield mapping: work smarter, not harder

Yield mapping allows farmers to understand what is going on in the field, identifying areas that are under performing, over performing or average.

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The Log Company

Wood Fired Hot Tubs by The Log Company have enjoyed continued success in 2019 as Kirami hot tub fever spreads across the UK.

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Farm Diversity magazine

Farm Diversity magazine launches to support rural business

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North Yorkshire Farmer tells others to see 'bigger picture' and diversify

A North Yorkshire farmer is investing £350,000 in his new ‘glamping’ venture which has encouraged others to see the ‘bigger picture’ and diversify.

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Sentry

Being an employee owned organisation affords us many opportunities

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Gubbeen cheeses becoming a firm favorite

The Ferguson family are getting the best from the land at Gubbeen Farm. This has always been a driving passion for them!

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Staffordshire Welcomes New Glamping Site!

Wigwam® Holidays Saxon Meadow is a brand new business and is the latest glamping site to open in the Tamworth area.

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Glamping just a few miles from St Andrews!

You only have to wait until 1st June for the grand opening of Wigwam® Holidays Largo Law.

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NORTH NORFOLK FARM NOW A FIRST-CLASS GETAWAY

Top Farm in Marsham began to diversify in the late 1970s, when it became a desirable camping ground. Today, it doesn’t just offer a plot of land on which to pitch up.

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FARMERS FOCUSING ON DIVERSIFICATION IN BREXIT UNCERTAINTY

An increasing number of farmers are choosing to focus their funds and efforts on diversification attempts, as opposed to agriculture itself.

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DERBYSHIRE DIVERSIFICATION PROVES A SUCCESS FOR COUPLE

What began as simply selling eggs from a table on a weekend morning has turned into a hugely successful diversification venture for one Derbyshire farm.

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AHDB WARNS LINCOLNSHIRE FARMERS TO PREPARE FOR A NO-DEAL BREXIT

Around 200 farmers and agriculture business experts at an annual farming conference in Lincolnshire have been urged to be aware of the consequences of a no-deal Brexit and to do what they can to prepare for it.

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TIPS FOR STARTING AN ICE CREAM BUSINESS

Whether you have been in the process of planning your new venture for sometime or you are just starting an ice cream business, Antonelli has the resources, knowledge and experience to help guide you along the way.

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Blueprint Carpentry and Construction - Attending Farm Business Innovation Show 2019

Blueprint Carpentry and Construction announce they will be exhibiting at Farm Business Innovation 2019.

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Farndon Fields tell us how to sell food and drink to the public

Choosing to sell directly to the public is a striking opportunity for farmers who are looking to capture more value of their produce.

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From Cereals to High-Quality Feed

Cereals are being transformed into high-quality animal feed as part of a diversification enterprise.

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Couple smash social media with egg diversification

A couple have gone national with their egg diversification.

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Family Opens Vodka Visitor Experience - From Potatoes to Vodka

A family in Scotland have managed to renovate misshapen potatoes into vodka by opening their own tasting room for visitors on their farm.

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Energy Solutions (UK) Ltd launched its new business division Hybrid Power

New Hybrid Power Division Launches with Wide Product Range for UK & International Applications

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Plastic Solutions Ltd Latest Press Release

Our Exhibitor Plastic Solutions Ltd's reveal their latest Product under Glampsan

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Family Run Farm In Durham Named As A Top UK Visitor Attraction

Hall Hill Farm, the award-winning attraction near Lanchester, is celebrating after being named by VisitEngland as one of its top visitor attractions in the country.

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Wigwam® Holiday Humble Bee Farm is Regional Finalist for Rural Oscar!

Wigwam® Holidays Humble Bee Farm, located at Flixton, near Scarborough, is up for a Rural Oscar, it has been announced.

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Authentic Icelandic yoghurt made in Yorkshire Dales being sold in Harrods

An award winning yoghurt made in the Dales has made it to the shelves in Knightsbridge.

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Newport landowners granted permission to build renewable energy hub to power 15,000 homes

A RENEWABLE energy hub with the potential to power 15,000 homes in South Wales has been given planning permission by the Welsh Government.

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How a dairy farm found salvation in ice cream

Dairy farmers at Churchfields Farm, who were forced to diversify in the wake of the foot and mouth disaster in 2004, have been nominated for a Three Counties Farming Award.

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Reports say more than a quarter of Welsh farmers will diversify after Brexit

More than 25% of Welsh farmers are planning to diversify after Brexit, according to research published by NFU Mutual.

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Success story of diversification from beef to beer for Northern Ireland farmer

Nigel Logan was brewing beer on a small scale to feed his beef cattle on their 140 acre farm in County Antrim.

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Hill farm diversification brings a new breed of holiday cottages to North York Moors

Restoring a 93-acre farm while making the property viable has been a 32 year labour of love for one family.

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New Glamping Site Presented with Prestigious Award!

Wigwam® Holidays Ball Hall Farm, located near the historic city of York, has won a prestigious award.

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Glamping Site Wins Prestigious Business Award!

Wigwam® Holidays Crowtree has just been presented with a prestigious title at the South Holland Business Awards 2018.

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THE LAND APP RELEASES FIRST MULTI-EDITOR FARM MAPPING SOLUTION

The Land App is pleased to announce that it has today released its multi-editor collaboration feature

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A Guide to Developing in Rural and Heritage Settings

E2 Architecture + Interiors offer some initial guidance on how to best approach a project strategically.

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Miscanthus takes centre stage at the Farm Business Innovation Show

Terravesta will be speaking to farmers and landowners about the financial and environmental benefits of growing the crop.

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Dupree Creative Rebrands to Dupree International

The agency behind creative campaigns such as ‘Britain’s Sexiest Cow’ announce a rebrand.

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Hornbeam Win Rural Business Award For Creativity

Hornbeam has won ‘Best Rural Creative or Media-Based Business’ in this year’s Rural Business Awards, East region.

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Naked Flame Eco-Tubs has fast become the chosen supplier to the Holiday Industry

Naked Flame Eco-Tubs is a trusted supplier to companies such as Sykes Cottages, Cool Camping, Wigwam Holidays and Canopy & Stars to name but a few.

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Simplified planning for farm diversification

Birkett's Chloe Glason explains the ins and outs of the Government's Permitted Development Rights introduced in 2014.

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HOW TO PROFIT FROM CLASS Q PERMITTED DEVELOPMENT

Agricultural property owners are generating significant revenue via Class Q permitted development.

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Biomass boilers to save family farm over £7,000 a year

A daily saving of £20 in energy bills has paved the way for a farm park in Tattershall to enhance visitor and animal comfort no matter the season.

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DIVERSIFICATION CAN OFTEN REQUIRE WEARING MANY DIFFERENT HATS

Dupree Creative offer advice on planning your consumer marketing activity and establishing a well thought out strategy for your brand and how to get it to market.

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Rural sector marketing specialists Hornbeam shortlisted for two awards

Specialist marketing and communications agency, Hornbeam, has been shortlisted for two awards in this year’s Rural Business Awards, East region.

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FCN launches Partner Logo for businesses supporting latest fundraising initiative.

Farming Community Network working with thelandsman to launch latest fundraising campaign, and is looking for industry partners at the Farm Business Innovation Show to help deliver this initiative.

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Wigwam® Holidays Charnwood Forest – Brand New Glamping Site Opening 22/10

In the heart of Charnwood Forest, you’ll find autumn leaves, peaceful trees – and six state-of-the-art glamping cabins!

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Large-scale solar makes comeback & presents income opportunities for landowners

As costs decline and energy prices rise, large-scale solar projects are becoming viable again. Landowners should act fast to secure rental agreements.

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Lincolnshire Based Creative & Brand Development Agency Shortlisted for Rural Business Awards

Dupree International have been shortlisted for Best Rural Creative or Media-based Business!

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