Day-to-day: I enjoy working outdoors and being a part of my family’s livelihood. My weekly day-to-day jobs are milking our dairy herd of 60 goats twice a day and shepherding our 350 sheep, mainly consisting of Rough Fells, Pure Texels and a small number of Teeswaters. We chose these breeds mainly for their hardiness and for them to help farm the land holistically rather than us doing so. Career: I left school wanting a career in agriculture but not knowing which path to take.
Recognising the value of forage in an arable rotation, Nottinghamshire farmer Fred Love, who farms in partnership with his parents at White House Farm, uses short-term grass leys to help control black-grass. As livestock is his main interest, Mr Love lets 25 hectares (62 acres) of productive arable ground out to arable farmers on a stubble to stubble contract.
It is demoralising and frustrating that many of these fatalities occur in similar circumstances, and that these accidents could easily have been avoided. Farming is not an inherently dangerous industry. Working on farm is not the equivalent of running across a battle field under cross-fire. Most dangerous situations are caused by our own bad practice, and can be prevented by reducing and managing the initial risk.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".