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Last updated: 26 Oct 2017

Heading to Crop Tech, the TFA or NAAC Conferences?

Heading to Crop Tech, the TFA or NAAC Conferences?

Come and say hello to CFE if you are visiting these events in November & December. We'll have our own CFE stand at the TFA and NAAC, and NFU are kindly sharing their stand at Crop Tech. Find out more about these shows... Read More

Last updated: 25 Oct 2017

Tried & Tested Update Oct 2017

Tried & Tested Update Oct 2017

Tried and Tested offers straightforward planning tools to help you make the most of all your available nutrient sources. Get your order in for the updated memory sticks loaded with the new RB209. Read More

Last updated: 11 Oct 2017

Deep roots that help your business grow

Deep roots that help your business grow

Why is CFE talking about trees this autumn? How could a shelterbelt benefit your business? James Thomas explains the value of trees for his farm. Read More

Last updated: 17 Jul 2017

Bees Needs 2017- Making room for pollinators need not harm farm productivity

Bees Needs 2017- Making room for pollinators need not harm farm productivity

Farmers attending two recent CFE events heard from experts that supporting pollinators and crop pest predators can help improve crop yields, delivering a win-win for farming and wildlife. Read More

Last updated: 19 Jun 2017

Business Benefits of Pollinators Events -7 July, Hertfordshire & 14 July, Cirencester

Business Benefits of Pollinators Events -7 July, Hertfordshire & 14 July, Cirencester

Join us at one of these free events to gain a valuable insight into how supporting pollinators and beneficial insects can enhance your farm business. These events are organised in partnership with Kings and Syngenta. Read More

Last updated: 22 May 2017

The Voluntary Initiative Seeks New Chair

The Voluntary Initiative Seeks New Chair

The Voluntary Initiative (VI) is seeking a new independent chair to lead the organisation which promotes the responsible use of pesticides in agriculture and horticulture. Read More

Last updated: 09 May 2017

Opportunity: Sponsor CFE Events in 2017/18

Opportunity: Sponsor CFE Events in 2017/18

CFE is exploring new ways to deliver support to farmers on voluntary environmental management. We're calling on industry to sponsor a series of CFE events or provide opportunities for CFE coordinators to speak to farmers at your events. Read More

Last updated: 09 May 2017

CFE celebrates a successful 2016/17

CFE celebrates a successful 2016/17

In the last year, CFE reached over 1,475 farmers through its events and received consistently excellent feedback from attendees. Here's an overview of the campaign's achievements. Read More

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

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

Our popular seed mixes to support pollinators and farmland birds are back for another year! Thanks to CFE's partners at Syngenta and Kings, we will again be offering discounted an annual flower 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