What could you gain from growing speciality crops?
When talking about diversifications on your farm, what springs to mind? Renewable energy production? Glamping and B&Bs? Holiday lets? But if these aren’t for you then there are plenty of other animal or crop diversifications out there that could bring in that extra income stream.Read more
6 steps to setting up your glamping business
Glamping is big business in the UK – with a 2017 IBIS world report valuing the camping and caravanning market at $3bn with growth in recent years having come from the popularity of glamping.Read more
Slurry: spreading good practice
If you have livestock (particularly cows) on your farm, then slurry will be a part of your working life. It plays a vital role in the cultivation of your land, but you’ll also know that it can be one of the most dangerous things on your farm if mismanaged.Read more
Is 2018 the year to do something new on your farm?
Eating less, exercising more and learning new skills are all common new year’s resolutions that many of us set out to achieve every year. But have you thought about any New Year’s resolutions for your farming business?Read more
Christmas Opening Hours 2017
Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everyone at Rural Insurance...Read more
Rural's farming Christmas quiz
Don't be a bbbaaaaa humbug. Get in the moooood for Christmas with our festive farming quiz. Yule be mad to miss out!Read more