Support & advice for farmers

Dartmoor Hill Farm Project

Dartmoor Hill Farm Project (DHFP) was set up to try to ensure a viable future for Dartmoor farmers. Since 2003 DHFP has supported farmers on Dartmoor to establish and run a wide range of projects to add value to their businesses and to increase vocational skills. There is a small team of staff who are based in Princetown and can be contacted on 01822 890913 or emailed at The project is hosted by Dartmoor National Park Authority (DNPA) and funded from 2017-2020 by the Princes Countryside Fund, DNPA, the Heritage Lottery Fund, through Moor Than Meets The Eye and the Duchy of Cornwall.

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A review of the 10 years between 2003 - 2013, of DHFP activities, gives you an insight into the range and impact of our work.

What do we do?

We act as a central hub for Dartmoor farmers for a wide range of enquiries and assistance and send out regular newsletters with relevant information and topical issues to our database of nearly 400 farms.

Our emphasis is on assisting farmers with advice, guidance, collaborative activities, communication and funding.

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Contact the Dartmoor Hill Farm Project team:

Sandra Dodd, Project Officer -  Office Telephone: 01822 890912  Mobile Phone: 07513 801272

David Attwell, Training Co-ordinator - Office Telephone: 01822 890913                                         

James Rogers, Farming and Community Wildlife Advisor - Office Telephone: 01822 890917

The project is based at Dartmoor National Park Authority's Princetown office.

There may not always be someone in the office, so please leave a message.  If your enquiry is urgent and the DHFP office is unavailable please call the DNPA reception on 01626 832093

Contact Address:-
Dartmoor Hill Farm Project
The Old Duchy Hotel,
PL20 6QF
Tel: 01822 890913