CLA Regional Surveyor Tim Woodward responds to the latest statistics on fly-tipping.
Anyone planning a new development that creates a new dwelling may have to pay the community infrastructure levy (CIL). CLA Planning Adviser Fenella Collins advises how members can use a self-build exemption as a relief from the CIL charge.
Melinda Raker of YANA, a Norfolk-based charity offering support to farmers who may be suffering from mental health problems, writes about depression and why it must be seen as an illness and not a weakness.
Farmers and landowners in the eastern region are vital to the survival of the turtle dove, explains RSPB Conservation Adviser Samantha Lee.
With CLA East calling for local authorities to be mindful of the benefits of redeveloping redundant farm buildings, Communications Manager Martin Betts looks at a member's project in Essex that's adding value to their farming business and the local economy.
Solicitor with CLA member business Ashtons Legal, Jo Sandwell, details the opportunities for rural landowners and farmers presented by the restructuring of the renewable energy market and opening up of Demand Response Projects.
Nottinghamshire member Barney Parker, of Ashfield Farmed Environment Services, talks about how farmers in the region could well be going back to the future with green cover and catch cropping.
The National Community Land Trust Network on why Community Land Trusts provide excellent mechanism for enabling affordable housing development in rural areas