Posts By: Julie Burton

Change of Use of Agricultural Buildings to Residential Use In England

From 6th April 2014 a new Use Class MB with permitted development right to allow the change of use of agricultural buildings to dwellings in England by the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development)(Amendment and Consequential Provisions)(England) Order 2014 (SI2014/564) was introduced.  Other parts of the United Kingdom do not apply. CHANGE OF USE… Read more »

Farming & Property Bulletin – April 2014

SPS 2014 Financial Discipline Single Payments for 2014 may fall by more than previously forecast. Proposals from the EU Commission suggest the ‘Financial Discipline’ could be placed on this years payments with an estimated reduction of 1.3%. This is on top of a reduction in the UK’s Pillar 1 budget of around 3% for the… Read more »

Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery (England & Wales)

When a tenant owes a landlord rent the landlord has the right to seize tenant’s goods to recover the debt which falls under the common law of distress.  However, from 6th April 2014 the old common law will be abolished and a new regime of Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery (CRAR) will be introduced in England… Read more »

Report on Annual Auction Sale of Hay & Straw

The Adkin Annual Hay & Straw Sale held at Ardington, Oxfordshire on Tuesday 14th January 2014 saw a large company of buyers, both farmers and merchants from across the country which resulted in a strong trade generally in excess of expectations. REPORT ON ANNUAL AUCTION SALE 2014

Catalogue Addendum

Additions to Catalogue for 53rd Annual Hay, Straw and Haylage Sale on Tuesday 14th January 2014. CATALOGUE 2014 Addendum

Fifty third annual sale of Hay, Straw & Haylage

Comprising about 850 tonnes in quantities lotted to suit varying requirements which will be offered for sale by Auction on TUESDAY 14TH JANUARY 2014 at 2.30pm in The Loyd Lindsay Rooms, Ardington, Nr. Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 8PS Catalogue

Jenna Wald – Fellow of the CAAV

Adkin are very pleased to announce that Jenna Wald has passed her exams to become a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers. Jenna also passed her RICS exams last month to become a Chartered Surveyor. We hope you will join us in giving Jenna a big pat on the back for this excellent… Read more »

CAP Reform Seminar – 28th November 2013

On the 28th November Adkin held a successful seminar on the subject of CAP Reform. Speakers from Natural England and the Farming Advice Service joined Sarah True to provide an update as to the current position with regard to the Basic Payment Scheme, the New Environmental Land Management Scheme and Cross-Compliance. The seminar was well… Read more »