Rural Life


Royal Welsh duo put to test by feature county

10 April 2014

BEING the chief executive and assistant chief executive at the royal welsh agricultural Society is not all about sitting behind a desk and attending meetings.

more Rural Life articles

On the farm

Windy Pike Farm

Improving taste and perception through Aberdeen-Angus breed

15 April 2014

For one passionate Aberdeen-Angus beef farmer, growing a successful business has gone hand-in-hand with educating the public and caring for the environment.


Working dogs

Buy your favourite working dog pictures

Browse all our pictures from the working dog trials. See one you like? Prints are available from 12"x8" or larger.

Browse galleries

John and Fred win at Great Glen nursery trial

April 11, 2014

A very capable run over an open sized course from John MacLachlan’s nursery dog Fred, left the field a long way behind at the Great Glen nursery trial.

More working dogs

In Your Field

Rodney Down: A novel form of controlled traffic farming, and good news for Lauren

April 11, 2014

March has been and gone in a flash and what looked like an abundance of forage at the beginning of last month has run out this week. All youngstock will have to go out.

More In Your Field

Follow Farmers Guardian

Follow us on...
Free newsletter subscription

FG Food guru

Kevin Dunne

Food Guru: Mussels in white wine and garlic sauce Video

11 April 2014

Next in our video series, Membership Manager, Kevin Dunne cooks a very special and unusual dish - Mussels in white wine and garlic sauce.

Katie Jones - Food Guru

Food Guru: Beef Wellington Video

13 March 2014

Next in our video series, Livestock Editor and former YFC Dairy Queen; Katie Jones, cooks a very special dish - Beef Wellington.

Best of British cookery

Valentine food

Tasty food to celebrate St Valentine's Day

February 14, 2014

In her new cookery column for Farmers Guardian, professionally trained chef Leah Stevenson turns her attention to the art of romance.

More from Best of British

Say no to sky lanterns

Printable A4 poster

Here at Farmers Guardian, we have created a printable A4 poster which can be put up to help get the message across to the public about the dangers of using sky lanterns.

Click here to DOWNLOAD and print your own copy.

Find out more

Health and safety

Darren Taylor

Farmer injured in potato harvester to highlight safety in TV series

A FARMER who was horrifically injured when he became trapped in a potato harvester will highlight the dangers of working on farm as part of a television series this month.

More health and safety news