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Farm & country

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Jane Merritt new farming diary person.  (33007750)

FARMING DIARY: Honest answers to valid concerns

Robert Smith (33249830)

South Lakes farm makes history

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Leading farm prices from Carlisle Auction Mart

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Leading farm prices from Penrith Auction Mart

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Leading farm prices from Hawes Auction Mart

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Leading farm prices from Ulverston Auction Mart

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Leading farm prices from Kendal (J36) Auction Mart

A record 20 dry stone wallers took part in the 30th competition held by the Cumbria Branch of the Dry Stone Walling Association. Held during the Penrith Show, the event saw Peter Gibson, of Kendal, take top honours in the professional class. Winning amate

Kendal waller Peter shines in anniversary competition

FARMING DIARY: Protect your cows from the hot sun

FARMING DIARY: Protect your cows from the hot sun

Amy Harrison is 21 and lives on a small hill farm in the Kentmere Valley.  She has her own flock of 110 Rough Fell sheep which she regularly takes to local agricultural shows.  Before joining the scheme she had been helping at the home farm and working pa

Royal help for farm hopefuls

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Leading prices from Carlisle Auction Mart

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Leading prices from Penrith Auction Mart

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Leading prices from Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

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Leading prices from Lancaster Auction Mart

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Leading prices from Ulverston Auction Mart

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Leading prices from Kendal (J36) Auction Mart

The new Pollinator Patch at Arkholme Close, Carnforth

Lancaster Beekeepers lead community projects to keep district bee-friendly

Have a go at scurry

CLA Game Fair will be an event for all the family

Bracken clearing on Birkrigg Common

Bracken clearance on Birkrigg Common to help heritage at risk

South Lakeland vet Iain Richards

FARMING DIARY: Iain Richards

You can learn more about local breeds of sheep - such as Herdwicks, above - at the event

Find out more about hill farming at special event at Keswick next week

Leading farm prices from Carlisle Auction Mart

Leading farm prices from Carlisle Auction Mart

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Leading farm prices from Penrith Auction Mart

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Leading farm prices from Hawes Auction Mart

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Leading farm prices from Lancaster Auction Mart

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Leading prices from Ulverston Auction Mart

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Leading prices from Kendal (J36) Auction Mart

Learn how to tempt butterflies to your garden

Learn how to tempt butterflies to your garden

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Gordon Capstick. (31098140)

FARMING DIARY: So many factors not in our control

FARMERS' FRIEND: The Prince of Wales photographed during his visit to Cumbria in April, 2013

Prince’s dairy help unveiled

Environment Agency reveals ‘secret seven’ fish, with many found in Cumbria

A honey bee

Let’s help to save our honey bees

Local farmer Frank Hunter and Cumbria Wildlife Trust’s Claire Cornish are inviting people to come and visit the Coronation Meadows at the hill farm, Piper Hole in Ravenstonedale, which opens for just one special day each year in summertime.People are be

A chance to explore nature at Ravenstonedale farm

Carlisle Auction Mart

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Penrith Auction Mart

Leading farm prices from Penrith Auction Mart

Hawes Auction Mart

Leading farm prices from Hawes Auction Mart

Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

Leading farm prices from Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

Lancaster Auction Mart

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Ulverston Auction Mart

Leading farm prices from Ulverston Auction Mart

Kendal Auction Mart

Leading farm prices from Kendal (J36) Auction Mart

A single swift. Picture by Tom Lindroos

Sedbergh's Gym saves swifts

Global buyers eye fell ponies

Global buyers eye fell ponies

Jonathan Gale (30402573)

Cuckoo study under way

FARMING DIARY: Ensure your cows are in peak form

FARMING DIARY: Ensure your cows are in peak form

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