Blooming marvellous is the scene in LEAF Marque farmer Matthew Naylor’s fields in Lincolnshire. Firmly focused on farming flowers, and other crops, to LEAF principles under the big skies of Lincolnshire, Matthew also sees the bigger picture and the relevance of LEAF in other parts of the world as well. Deep amongst the delphiniums, Susie Emmett hears about Matthew’s farming approach and also reports from the fields of smaller scale farmers in Kenya. Farming to LEAF Marque standards in order to supply Waitrose is just the business they need to secure their farming future and that of their community.
With two months until LEAF Open Farm Sunday on the 27th June, we announce the appointment of eight ambassadors to support farmers, crofters and smallholders taking part.
An insight into LEAF Marque Potatoes, Carrots and Onions grown at James Foskett Farms. In this video we look at all the care and attention that is given to growing…
We are delighted to announce the appointment of new chairman, Philip Wynn, taking over from Stephen Fell who has held the post for the last eight years.