Media coverage

Here are links to some articles featuring the Landworkers’ Alliance. If you spot more let us know.

August 2016

Farming –

Farming UK –

July 2016

Smallholder –

June 2016

The Herald –

May 2016 – Do smallholders get a fair deal?

County smallholding –

April 2016 – Stop the county farm sell off – Public Land for Public Good

Farmers Guardian:

Farmers Weekly:

Tenant farmers Association:

Scottish Farmer:

Hereford Voice:

Farming Online:

Farming UK:

La Via Campesina:–day-of-peasants-struggle-mainmenu-33/2035-public-land-for-public-good

March 2016 – Landworkers’ Alliance joins the ‘Farming to London’ march

Farming UK –

Farmer’s Guardian –

Feb 2016 – Why family farms must be protected

Sustainable Food Trust –

Feb 2016 – Micro Dairy conference

Farming UK –

Jan 2016 – Launch on ‘Equality in the Countryside’ manifesto

The Guardian –

Farmers Guardian –

Farming UK –

The Ecologist –

Via Campesina –

Low Impact –

Blackmore Vale –

Jan 2016 – Market regulation not free trade in the dairy sector

Farming UK –

May 2015 – Farm Hack UK

BBC Radio 4 – ‘on your farm’:

May 2015- farming manifestos fail to address core issues:

Via Campeinsa –

May 2015 – Small scale farm productivity

BBC Radio 4 – Farming Today:

April 2015 – Our campaign requests

BBC Radio 4 – Farming Today:

BBC radio 4 – The Listeners Election on countryside and farming issues:

April 2015 – Reclaim Our Food System demonstration at British Sugar Factory

The Grocer:

British Baker:

Bury Free Press:

Farmers Weekly:

East anglian daily times:

Farming Online:

Bury Mercury:

Portsmouth news:

BBC Suffolk:

Coastal Scene:

March 2015 – small-farm union to protest subsidy regime

Farming online:

 March 2015 -A matter of scale – research into small-farm productivity

Farming online:

February 2015 – ‘Farm Hack’ comes to the UK

Permaculture Magazine:

Seed Saving: a lost skill

Ethical Consumer Magazine: 1st page & 2nd page 

January 2015 – Seed legislation

The Ecologist:

January 2015 – “Feeding the Future” Policy document

Farmers Guardian:


The Stackyard:

The Journal:

Farming online:

January 2015 – Farmers join to save the seeds that feed us

The Ecologist:

November 2014 – Criticism of NFU lobbying:

Farming Online:

October 2014 – Milk price blockades:

Farming UK

Farming UK

October 16th 2014 World Food Day – Food Sovereignty Football outside Parliament:

Farming Monthly –

The Ecologist:

The Scottish Farmer:

October 2014 – launch of south west seed savers cooperative:

Scottish Farmer:

April 17th 2014  – Small-scale producers are feeding the future –  Demonstration outside Defra:


Farmers Weekly

Farmers Guardian


western morning news

mid-devon gazette

Farming online

Country smallholding–258446

Indie Farmer

July 2014 – Owen Paterson Sacking:

Farming UK


July 12th 2014 – Protest against the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership:

Farmers Weekly

Farming UK

Farming online


Foot print

Blue and Green

Thousands protest against EU-US trade deal across the UK

Home farmer

Country Smallholding:

June 2014 – fields and farms are all up for sale:

Guardian Letter ‘fields and farms are all up for sale’:

November 2013 – Genetic Modification

Guardian Letter ‘ the golden goose of gm rise’:

June 2013 – double page spread in the observer about LWA:

Guardian ‘ Britain’s new peasants down on the farm’: