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We’re looking forward to supporting the 20th anniversary of the Pink Ladies’ Tractor Road Run this summer.
We have been shortlisted in the East Midlands FSB Celebrating Small Business Awards 2023 for our sustainability work.
On Monday we were delighted to host the third annual Carbon Benchmarking Conference at Courteenhall.Read More
As well as adopting sustainable farming practices and being an advocate for wildlife preservation, we are a family-run business that champions renewable energy.Read More
World Soil Day is a United Nations campaign held annually on 5th December to focus attention on the importance of healthy soil and to advocate for the sustainable management of soil resources.Read More
Courteenhall’s managing partner Dr Johnny Wake has received a Community Farming Hero award from South Northamptonshire MP Andrea Leadsom DBE.
The Community Farming Hero award is instigated by the National Farmers Union to recognise farmers and food producers who go above and beyond for their community, whether they are fundraising for charity, supporting their neighbours, inspiring school children or making donations to food banks for example.
When we hosted Open Farm Sunday, we pointed out on the tours one of our recently sown areas of wild bird seed mix. Back then in June, all you could see were really tiny green shoots, but we assured our passengers that by winter there would be a veritable feast for birds to help them get through the hungry gap of December to March when food is scarce and they can often die of starvation.Read More
Back in Anglo-Saxon times, a hedge was used as an enclosure for livestock and in some areas, this is still their primary use today. However a hedge can be so much more than an enclosure, providing a natural habitat for wildlife such as the hedgehog, wood mouse, speckled wood butterfly, common toad, robin and grass snake. These and many more species may nest, feed, shelter and rear their young, all from the comfort of a hedge.Read More
From 18th – 22nd July 2022, The Farm Safety Foundation are highlighting issues surrounding farm safety and how making small changes and mindset can make a huge difference. Farming has the worst safety record, more than any other industry or sector. According to HSE, farming equates to 18% of all workplace deaths (HSE Fatal Injuries in Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing Report in GB 2021/2022) A total of 22 farm workers lost their lives on GB farms over the past year.Read More
When the conflict arose in the Ukraine, the team at Courteenhall wanted to reach out and provide what support they could, using the resources they had.
Last month, The Courteenhall Estate welcomed a Ukrainian family of 4, who had fled the conflict with only one suitcase between them and the clothes on their backs.