I realise that you are probably fed up of hearing the word 'COVID-19' or 'coronavirus' on any form of media and so if you hoping to escape the virus on thinkingcountry I apologise. However, it wouldn't seem right to reflect back on the week without mentioning it at all. At the time of writing the … Continue reading Thoughts from the week
Meet the Farmers specials look at a farming issue or subject in more depth and for this mini-series we are exploring potential changes in the dairy sector over the next few years from environmental policy to competition from plant based alternatives. In this final episode of the mini series which comes out throughout this week … Continue reading ‘Meet the Farmers’ (Change in Dairy mini-series) – episode 64 – Kerri Waters
Hello again everyone. This is my first post in over a month but it's good to be back. I escaped the country for some winter sun in January (more on this later) and in the usual way when you go away there are a million and one things to catch up with when you return. … Continue reading Catch up post
Firstly, happy new year and I hope you have had a good festive break (if you are fortunate enough to be able to take time off over the Christmas/New Year period). My good intentions to post every Friday on this blog have started well, although it won't last for long as I will be away … Continue reading When to act on climate change?
You'll have to forgive me for the selfish nature of this post. Originally, I thought about doing my usual 'review of the year in the countryside' with news on everything from TB to rural crime, HS2, the weather and the impact of Brexit and the election. However, I thought I would review my own year … Continue reading 2019 – a year of change