About Ian Bell OBE
Ian Bell is Head of Farming & Rural Engagement at FOLK2FOLK helping farmers from across the UK access finance they need to grow, develop or diversify.
For the previous 17 years, Ian was CEO of the Addington Fund, supporting farming families during FMD and developing the Fund’s affordable housing work.
Find out how others have diversified and how they funded it.
FOLK2FOLK specialise in enabling farm and rural businesses access the finance needed for diversification projects, offering business loans from £50,000, using land or property assets as security.
Ian Bell OBE, Head of Farming & Rural Engagement, will showcase projects including glamping sites, farm retail, ice-cream production and barn conversions into holiday lets.