Planting trees here. Native species for coppicing use on farm into margins, or fruit and nut trees into old orchards.
The above isn't funded by any grant or scheme, I aim to plant 100-200 trees each winter.
Interestingly most farm tenancy agreements in pre-industrial times mandated that...
We had a break in last night, thankfully only loosing some easily replaced tools, chainsaws etc.
Our gates were locked with large security chain and padlock, which was easily cut with large bolt cutters.
I'm acutely aware 'they' will be back, and whilst I doubt I'll be able to prevent another...
Would you be willing to share (perhaps by private message) details of the equipment that you use to process your products?
I've been researching possible options, but have yet to settle on a solution.
How much do you mill?
Predominantly direct marketing.
I am considering a service for others who'd wish to market their own product also, although I'd probably rather handle a small amount of my own material to sell on a a decent margin rather than process 100x more material for considerably lower...
Curious to hear of anyone doing small scale milling on farm of wheat/barley/spelt.
Currently looking at the investment required. We'd only be looking to sell to local businesses and consumers for home baking etc.