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Last updated: 12 Apr 2017

Demonstrating what farmers do for the environment - 2017 Survey results

Demonstrating what farmers do for the environment - 2017 Survey results

CFE asked what you were doing on your farm to protect wildlife and natural resources, and you didn't disappoint. Over 370 farmers and land managers responded to our survey and 87% told us they managed their land voluntarily to benefit the environment Read More

Last updated: 12 Apr 2017

Boost pollinators and birds on your farm with discounted pollen & nectar mixes in 2017

Boost pollinators and birds on your farm with discounted pollen & nectar mixes in 2017

Our popular seed mixes to support pollinators and farmland birds are back for another year! Thanks to CFE's partners at Syngenta and Kings Seeds, this year we will again be offering discounted an annual wildflower mix and a wild bird seed mix. Read More

Last updated: 19 Dec 2016

Turtle doves

Turtle doves

CFE is encouraging farmers to do their bit to help conserve one of the iconic birds of UK farmland. Turtle doves are under threat for several reasons and some CFE measures can help to provide the nesting sites and food sources that they need. Read More

Last updated: 03 Nov 2016

CFE Pollinator Farm Champion

CFE Pollinator Farm Champion

Following a nationwide search the CFE are proud to announce that Olly Harrison from Merseyside is the CFE Pollinator Farm Champion 2016. Read More

Last updated: 29 Sep 2016

Big Farmland Bird Count for 2017 - ID days

Big Farmland Bird Count for 2017 - ID days

The fourth Big Farmland Bird Count is taking place from 3rd - 12th February 2017. All you have to do is spend about 30 minutes recording the species and number of birds seen on one particular area of the farm. Read More

Last updated: 19 Jul 2016

CFE and #BeesNeeds

CFE and #BeesNeeds

With Pollinator Awareness Week on 13-19 July, Campaign for the Farmed Environment (CFE) project officer Bethan Williams looked at what farmers can do to help support pollinators on farm. Read More

Last updated: 23 Jun 2016

Farmer experiences of cover crops

Farmer experiences of cover crops

CFE partner AHDB have asked farmers to share their experiences of growing cover crops, to help select the best cover crop, or species mix, for different farms. Many of the farmers are also CFE supporters. Read More

Last updated: 11 May 2016

CFE asks for Grassland farmers

CFE asks for Grassland farmers

Please click here to see the latest guidance and asks from the CFE for grassland. Read More

Last updated: 07 Apr 2016

CFE supporting Bathing Water quality

CFE supporting Bathing Water quality

The CFE has developed set guidance on managing your farm business to benefit water quality and local bathing waters. For more information, please click here. Read More

Last updated: 06 Apr 2016

Online Training Modules live for 2016

Online Training Modules live for 2016

The Campaign for the Farmed Environment has been running an Online Training Module for farmers and advisers enabling further training on pollinator friendly farm. Please see www.cfeonline.co.uk to take part and gain yourselves 4 BASIS points. Read More

Last updated: 18 Feb 2016

CFE Seed mix offers 2016

CFE Seed mix offers 2016

The CFE are proud to continue our discounted seed mix vouchers for 2016. Working with Syngenta and Kings , as well as BASF and Limagrain we have developed two seed mix packages. Read More

Last updated: 15 Feb 2016

BLOG: Fraser Hugill & the Big Farmland Bird Count

BLOG: Fraser Hugill & the Big Farmland Bird Count

The CFE's Yorkshire Regional Coordinator, Fraser Hugill discusses the Big Farmland Bird Count 2016 on his farm. Read More

Last updated: 15 Dec 2015

CFE Newsletter - December 2015

CFE Newsletter - December 2015

View the latest edition of CFE Newsletter. Look at what the CFE has been up to lately and the information you can accesss to help manage the farmed environment. Read More

Last updated: 09 Dec 2015

CFE Newsletter - November 2015

CFE Newsletter - November 2015

Look at what te CFE has been up to lately and view the latest edition of CFE Newsletter. Read More

Last updated: 09 Dec 2015

Winter Resource Protection

Winter Resource Protection

Help provide ground cover this winter with the CFE.How CFE voluntary measures deliver support on farm wildlife and resource protection over winter Read More

Last updated: 03 Dec 2015

Industry Initiatives Launch guidance on Crop Protection

Industry Initiatives Launch guidance on Crop Protection

The launch of 'Crop protection for arable and livestock farms' completes the CFE suite of literature. The leaflet, developed alongside The Voluntary Initiative, promotes best practice and the responsible use of crop protection products Read More

Last updated: 27 Jul 2015

Picture a Pollinator- View photographs online!

Picture a Pollinator- View photographs online!

Click here to see the entries for the CFE's 'picture a pollinator' photograph competition. 'Picture a Pollinator' aims to find the pollinator mix helping farm wildlife in England! Read More

Last updated: 14 Jul 2015

New Field Margin Mix Seed Offer

New Field Margin Mix Seed Offer

The CFE, Limagrain UK and BASF have produced the Field Margin Mix, designed as a long-lasting flower-rich seed mix which will deliver resources for pollinators and other invertebrates whilst fitting in with productive farming. Read More

Last updated: 14 Jul 2015

Crop Protection Guidance

Crop Protection Guidance

The CFE's 'Crop protection for arable and livestock farm' written in conjunction with the Voluntary Initiative (VI) sets out how farmers can effectively yet responsibly use crop protection products on their farm. Read More

Last updated: 09 Jul 2015

Picture a Pollinator - CFE Competition!

Picture a Pollinator - CFE Competition!

The Campaign for the Farmed Environment are excited to launch 'Picture a Pollinator' which is a competition to find the best on farm pollinator mix wihtin England. The winner will receieve on free hectare of Kings Basic Pollen & Nectar seed mix. Read More