A quarter of farmers are living in poverty and depression is a major issue, says farmer Annie James.
Volunteers will be out planting more than 3,000 hedges and trees today, as part of conservation work on farms in Wiltshire.
The hedges will form a wildlife corridor for endangered species including the tree sparrow, whose numbers have plummeted since the 1970s.
The work is part of a conservation project started by a group of 31 farmers in an area of the Marlborough Downs.
Two business owners in Pembrokeshire explain their frustrations at slow internet.
Regulars trying to save their village pub in Warwickshire want politicians to do more to help rural communities.
A Suffolk artist challenged herself to do 100 drawings in 100 days for a rural health charity.
Everyday 17-year-old Tegen has a two hour bus commute through rural Cornwall to get to college.