Update: 6th April 2021

This is the Rural Business Network update published on 6th April 2021. Hello, I hope you managed to have a good Easter weekend 🐣 How quickly does time fly?  I can’t believe it was a year ago that Rural Business Network open for membership!  I am delighted with the press coverage of our 1st anniversary (more…)

Meet the Expert: Joanne Milne

The sixth in our series of Meet the Exert is a conversation with Joanne Milne, Partner at member Hay & Kilner Law Firm.

Update: 22nd March 2021

This is the Rural Business Network update published on 22nd March 2021. It’s officially spring!  It’s lovely to see lambing in full swing and it’s been dry enough for Peter and the boys to do some land work ready for sowing. I’ve welcomed lots of new members these past few weeks and it’s great to (more…)

Meet the Expert: Hayley Parker

The fifth in our series of Meet the Exert is a conversation with Rural Business Network member, Hayley Parker, Managing Director of Flame Marketing based in Newton Abbot, Devon.

Update: 8th March 2021

Hello, how are you doing? This is the Rural Business Network update published on 8th March 2021. The last 2 week’s have flown by! We’ve been busy on the farm and now only have a couple of heifers left to calve. We also started lambing last week, I really do love this time of year! (more…)

Meet the Expert: Andrew Wattsford

The fourth in our series of Meet the Exert is a conversation with Rural Business Network member, Andrew Wattsford, Principal Broker at Wattsford Commercial Finance based in Northallerton, North Yorkshire.

Update: 22nd February 2021

There is so much going on right now that I thought it best to do a 2 weekly update rather than a monthly one. So this is the Rural Business Network update recorded on 22nd February 2021. We’ve been busy on the farm, we are half way through calving and on the brink of lambing. (more…)

Meet the Expert: Denise Read

The third in our series of Meet the Exert is a conversation with Denise Read, owner of Keystone People & Business Support based in Leyburn, North Yorkshire.

Monthly Update: January 2021

The #RuralBusinessNetwork January 2021 monthly update. Transcript: Hello, I’m Jo Martin and this is the Rural Business Network Monthly Update: January 2021 and also the picking of the winners of the Crowdfunder Project Prize Draw! Since my last update in December, we’ve welcomed 5 new members: Lynda from West Sussex Amada from North Yorkshire Arthur (more…)