CFE Colour
Search this site:

CFE Newsletter - June 2021

A look at farming, the environment and our work on behalf of our members.

Having trouble reading this email? Click here to view it in a browser.

An update on the work of the Campaign for the Farmed Environment.

The industry-led partnership encouraging farmers and land managers to adopt environmental ‘best practice’.

Tried and tested logo NFU15_25907

Need more information or a refresher on Farming Rules for Water? Tried and Tested have a dedicated hub with a wealth of information, guidance, and useful tools.

Click here to access the hub

Share how hedgerows benefit your farm and what you are doing to improve them in a short video or with an image and caption, to be in with the chance of winning 100 metres worth of hedge plants provided by the Woodland Trust.

Click here for more info on how to enter.

Digging soil (Countryside online)_53743

Get up to speed on the new Nitrate Leaching Tool with Tried and Tested. The tool was developed by the Environment Agency to estimate annual losses of nitrate at the field and farm scale.

Click here to read more

Insert Image

Applications open! The Woodland Trust’s MOREwoods scheme is available for landowners planting 0.5 hectare or more of woodland and subsidises up to 75% of costs. An expert adviser will guide you through the process, from application, to design and visit your site with you. Creating a wood or shelterbelt with complete confidence.

Apply now for no obligation advice and support

Insert Image

The Game and Wildlife Conservation Trusts Big Farmland Bird Count broke records once again in 2021, over 1,800 farmers completed 2,500 surveys over more than 2.5 million acres! That is a massive achievement and a 37% increased return rate from 2020.

Click here to read the full article.

Insert Image

Are you attending Groundswell 2021? Meet the Woodland Trust there to find out more about how agroforestry can boost your business. They are talking about Trees in Livestock Systems at 3pm Thursday 24th or, visit their stand PFB1 for friendly advice. They're also at Stand CP1 offering tips on ancient trees and how to care for them. 

Click here for more info   

Insert Image

IAgrE have launched a new grade of professional environmental registration for those practising things like agronomy and ag advisory roles in our sector. As an IAgrE member you will be able to access a broad range of services to help develop your career including opportunities to gain recognition through awards, certificates and recording of your professional development.

Click here for more information. 

Insert Image

If you have yet to join our e-mailing list, be sure to complete the short online registration form to receive monthly updates on CFE activity direct to you inbox.

Although every effort has been made to ensure accuracy in this newsletter, if you do spot any errors or omissions, please contact Ellenor Litobarski.

Tracking Pixel

© NFU 2018