Access To Land

Small scale farming and land access: Micro-dairies in the UK

February 2017

This paper by Real farming trust elaborates the access to land issue in the UK for the new entrants. The dairy sector has been facing a lot of challenges leading to shutting down of many dairies. However, the UK is witnessing a visible market presence in the number of micro dairies and nano dairies. This is a good sign, considering in the present scenario of the dairy sector across Europe and the UK.

The article is an effort to bring light to the viability of micro and nano dairies and how it can help you to set up small scale farm that is profitable. It further stresses how small scale farming can be better than large scale farming in terms of social, environmental and animal welfare.

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