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About Hannah Binns

I’m Hannah, a 22 year old farmer’s daughter from Lancashire, England. ‘Home’ is a working family upland farm situated in the iconic Pendle Hill landscape and consists roughly of 2,500 Mule and Swaledale sheep. I am currently working as a agricultural policy graduate trainee for the National Farmers Union (NFU).


How do farmers care for their sheep?

Over 65% of the UK’s farmland is suited to growing grass – a.k.a. unable to grow crops. Hannah Binns, a…


What the older generation of farmers can teach us

It is no secret that my grandad is my role model and inspiration – at 90 years old, he continues…


Top tips: Staying safe on farm

I’m incredibly proud to be a part of British farming – it is a profession that is diverse and rewarding….

Farm Farming Today

10 things you’ll know if you grew up on a farm

Being at home last summer made me feel nostalgic. Here are 10 things you will know if you grew up…


Advice for farmers battling mental ill-health

Mental health is a subject that unfortunately attracts so much stigmatism. But it is time to change this! With campaigns…


11 people to spot at auction marts

Up and down the country auction marts are at the heart of the farming industry, fostering a sense of community…


Wall-to-wall sunshine: The UK drought

*This was posted in summer 2018 at the height of the UK drought. The impacts have gone on to affect…