After an absence of 80 years, corncrakes are being returned to the Norfolk countryside – and farmers are playing a crucial role in the breeding project which aims to spark this secretive bird’s resurgence. CHRIS HILL reports.
With the political spotlight falling on how to fund environmental work on farmland, an award-winning Norfolk farmer has shown how nature conservation can co-exist with viable food production. CHRIS HILL reports.
As part of our regular series of profiles on the region’s Young Farmers’ Club members, 18-year-old GEORGE LENIHAN tells us about the work that saw him crowned agricultural apprentice of the year at the Royal Norfolk Show.