Archive for year of 2009
Cornwall NFU invests £250,000
Nov 30, 2009 - 03:00 PM
The presence of NFU President Peter Kendal ensured a huge turn out for the Annual County Meeting at The Royal Cornwall Showground on November 23rd. During the meeting, Robert Knowles, Chairman of the Agriculture House Committee, announced that following the sale of Ag House, £250,000 of the receipts would be invested with the ARC-Addington Fund, to provide more housing for farming families in Cornwall.
Earlier this year the Jersey Cattle Society increased their loan to the Fund to £542,000, fully funding three dwellings. Warwickshire NFU has also agreed a loan of £8,000.
Jun 02, 2009 - 11:28 AM
On May 11th HRH The Prince of Wales welcomed the ARC-Addington Fund and Gloucestershire Farming Friends to Highgrove, where they were treated to a tour of the garden, lunch and a farm tour. The occasion was to thank those who helped with the work of the Fund through the difficult times of 2007.
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