farming

Improve your Offering as an Agricultural Contractor

Being an agricultural contractor often involves a lot of long hours and hard work. As well as that, it might seem that no matter how much you work you can never increase your monthly profit. However, it’s not impossible… Have you thought about improving your offering as an agricultural contractor? Many people are unaware of…

Why are British farmers diversifying?

In 2019, many modern farmers are struggling to make a living. This could be because of the increase in energy costs and lower food prices, not forgetting the impact of Brexit still to come. That’s why the majority of farmers are looking for new ways to make money by diversifying. What is farm diversification? Farm…

Renewable agriculture: How can Moorgate help?

Moorgate Agricultural Finance are industry specialists, who understand agriculture, its complexities and know how to ease the burden of obtaining finance. Our team of experts can fund anything from tractors, balers and trailers, to livestock purchases, feed, fertiliser. Recently we have worked to secure pullet finance for landowners operating in the poultry industry. Our team…

Why is deer farming a good idea?

With less than seven months to go until Brexit, government has asked industry leaders to assess the impact on UK food and farming if an extreme no-deal Brexit happens. At last months Tory Party Conference the subject of food tariffs was raised by the NFU and the Food and Drink Federation. Farm organisations have been…

Advice for Farmers…

The Farmers Guardian reported that Defra has made a conscious decision to allow up to a quarter of the UK’s least efficient farms to go into liquidation following Brexit, raising concerns for the future of family farming. The British people are extremely proud of our locally produced food and traditional farming methods, recognising the contribution…

LAMMA 2018!

On Wednesday morning, Moorgate Agricultural Finance were up early to exhibit at LAMMA 2018! It was a very cold day but that didn’t seem to put anyone off with thousands of people from the agricultural sector in attendance. Everyone there was keen to network and make the most of the event so it was easy…