Northumberland as an Agricultural Hub

Northumberland has very few dairy farmers. The farmers are confined to the south regions of the county, mainly due to the low-lying areas. According to DEFRA, dairy farming in Northumberland has seen a fall and will continue to do so in the future. Prior to the fall in dairy farming, dairy farmers were mostly present…

Farming in Northumberland National Park

Northumberland National Park is known to cover at least a quarter of Northumberland, and the land has a variety of uses. The landscape that is seen in the park today is the result of thousands of years of farming. Around three quarters of the national park is used for farming purposes. This, considering the fact…