NI Climate Bill Consultation Response

What is the consultation? In Northern Ireland, DAERA opened a consultation on the next stage of its Climate Change Bill. The bill, officially titled Climate Change Bill (No.2), is the second of the two Climate Change Bills currently makin...

Rethink Farming - Ffermwyr yr Wnion

Ffermwyr yr Wnion is a group of ten farms, all located within the Afon Wnion catchment. Rhys Evans, one of the project’s farmers, shares the e...

Rethink Farming - Sam Kenyon

Meet Sam, who farms in Glanllyn Farm in North Wales, producing meat in her lowland farm on the banks of the River Elwy in the Vale of Clwyd. Sam’s 160-acre holding comprises 60-acres of woodland and 55-acres of permanent pasture. Key...

Rethink Farming - Helen O'Keefe

Meet Helen who runs Middleton Croft in Sutherland in the Northwest Highlands. Earlier this year, she won the Scottish Crofting Federation’s Young Crofter of the Year award for her multi-hyphenated approach to crofting. She runs a tearoom, la...

Scotland - 'It’s Not The Tree, It’s The How'

Written by: Kirsty Tait, NFFN Sustainable Lead for Northern Ireland Land – we don’t have a huge amount of it in Scotland. We have no vast wildernesses, deserts, or prairies. However, having so little land...

Peatlands - our Amazon rainforest

Written by: Jonathan Pinnick, NFFN Sustainable Lead for Northern Ireland Peatlands are an iconic feature of the Northern Irish landscape. They perform multiple functions, including giving homes to a suite of rare...