Professional Services News
Press Statement - Torridge District Council and the Holsworthy Livestock Market Court Case
This press statement concerns Holsworthy Agri-Business Centre and the High Court decision published on Thursday, October 31 in favour of Kivells, ruling that Torridge District Council must pay damages.
Service cables and pipelines criss-cross the countryside and with the increase in population, the requirement to establish and implement new services is often the case. Time and time again we see landowners and farmers unfairly compensated with utility companies taking advantage when entering land.
Whether you are a landowner or tenant, having the correct agreement on any land you own, occupy or use is crucial. Not only does this make the position clear on each party’s responsibilities and expectations of one another, but it is also incredibly important from a tax perspective (both income and inheritance taxes) and future planning.
What does the future hold with regards to farm subsidies? An answer to which we unfortunately do not know in detail but by the time you are reading this, we may have some more political certainty as to who will be controlling farm subsidies going forward.
Welcome to the Kivells Professional Services Autumn 2019 Newsletter. Summer 2019 has hopefully been a busy and successful season with generally favourable weather conditions during harvest. Despite some recent poor weather we hope mother nature will provide some finer weather to allow Autumn crops to be tilled.
For an established farming business, housing two generations of a family on the farm can provide problematic when there is only one farmhouse. In this instance there are two main options, either the construction of a new agricultural workers dwelling or alternatively, the change of use of an agricultural building to a dwelling under Class Q.
Swaling contractor needed for a four year contract at Common Moor, Putford.
Reference and details of experience wil be required.
Tenders close 5 pm Friday 6th September 2019.
Please contact Lisabeth Miller at Holsworthy Livestock Market on 01409 253275 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and information on how to apply.