The Field

Conservation conflict. hen harrier

Conservation conflict has always been a part of the conversation surrounding wildlife, but Rob Yorke is determined to advocate peace, not war. With brave leadership and a willingness to leave…

Queen's gundogs

The Queen’s gundogs are respected throughout the shooting world and Her Majesty is their keenest supporter. Elizabeth Walton finds out about the dogs The Queen first learned to work in…

Ben Fogle

Ben Fogle is not alone in his love of labradors. Every year, they top the most popular breed polls around the world. So in recognition of the world’s favourite dog,…

Grand Nationals

Grand Nationals have swept across the nations since the first at Aintree in 1839. And all sporting eyes will turn towards Aintree this weekend as the oldest and most challenging…

Pigeon pie

Pigeon pie makes for a wonderfully hearty meal. Use whatever you have the fridge to discover your favourite filling, and be brave with your combinations. Try Drew Ackroyd’s recipe for…

Best duck breeds.

The best duck breeds to keep in the garden come in enormous variety, from the cute call ducks to the big, ugly Muscovies. Ducks are undoubtedly the most fun poultry…

Persian cracked wheat salad with pigeon

This Persian cracked wheat salad with pigeon is generous enough to feed a crowd. Be flexible with your quantities and add whatever ingredients take your fancy. Our best gamebird makes…