Meet the Farmer



A project funded by the South Downs National Park, for the public to see and hear from the farmers and land mangers that care for the Winchester Downs landscape.



Meet Anthony Pelly of the Preshaw Estate near Beauworth. Anthony discusses the importance of the historic landscape and environmental actions taking place on the estate.



Meet Mark Cheyney of Middle Farm near Cheriton. Mark talks about his Dairy farm, use of manure and nutrients and how he has diversified to sell milk direct from the farm.




Meet Robert Raimes of Grange Farm, near Tichborne. Robert tells us about his farming business, vineyard and how he is producing food in a sustainable way.       




Meet Simon Ffennell of Martyr Worthy Fishery, on the River Itchen. Simon highlights the habitat management that takes place along the chalk stream to provide the ideal environment for wild brown trout and other aquatic wildlife.