An objective of the Farming for the Future project is to provide landowner training in environmental farm management. One way we’d like to deliver this is to offer a limited number subsidised places on PA courses and FACTS through recognised training providers.Read more »
Campaign for the Farmed Environment (CFE) will be relaunched as Championing the Farmed Environment to begin a new phase of its development.
The government’s 25-year EnvironmentRead more »
FARMERS, facilitators, advisors, policy makers and those passionate about wildlife will be heading to The Birmingham & Midland Institute for the second Farmer Cluster Conference on November 1st.Read more »
The ‘State of Nature 2016’ report on trends in UK wildlife between 1970 and 2013 concluded that, across all taxa, 56% of species have declined in this period in all major habitats except urban and marine environments.Read more »
This June the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) will launch a new Woodland Management training day in Leicestershire. The event is hosted and organised by the GWCT research and demonstration farm, the Allerton Project, and the GWCT advisory service. GWCT are teaming up with the Woodland Trust, Kings and the Forestry Commission to deliver […]Read more »
Tim Bevan, Soil Association Farm Advisor fills us in on what to look out for when applying to the Countryside Stewardship scheme. The main objective of the new Countryside Stewardship scheme is to improve the farmed environment for wildlife and to reduce diffuse water pollution.Read more »