Defra Future Farming blog
Cumbrian farmer and AHDB coordinator, Nic Renison, has done a Defra Future Farming podcast with Janet Hughes. She shares her approach to farming and her views on the future of the industry and their invention - The Eggmobile! Read her blog at: Defra farming blog
Cumbria Local Nature Strategy Survey
What does Nature Recovery mean in Cumbria? Please take the time to complete this Cumbria Local Nature Recovery Strategy - farmers and land manager survey. You can find out more about the Cumbria Pilot Local Nature Recovery Strategy on this website, or by contacting Jenny Wain at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Veg growers wanted in Cumbria
“Grow Local, Eat Local” is seeking farmers able to set aside a minimum of 1 acre a year from 2021 to 2025 to grow fruit and veg crops. The National Lottery Climate Change Fund will fund initial soil analysis, seeds/plants/trees and access to specialist machinery and equipment if required. The project includes training and will guarantee a market for your crops. Interested? Contact Lynn Barnes of Vista Veg on 07584 251352.
Fell Foot Forward Community Arts Project Survey
Hedgerow Research Project
Coventry University is running a research project on hedgerow management. Share your views about hedgerow management with researcher, Judy Clavey on email: email@example.com