Farmer wins three-year battle over stewardship

Farmers Weekly

A Lincolnshire farmer has won a landmark battle to bring farmland back into production after it was placed in a 10-year environmental stewardship scheme. Rob Applewhite, who farms with his brother, Ed, at Washingborough, south-east of Lincoln, placed 150ha of arable land into a Higher-Level Stewardship scheme in 2007. Under the scheme, the brothers agreed […]

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