NFFN Wales Update Dec 20

On the 16th December Welsh Government released a white paper for consultation outlining how future farm payments will work in Wales after Brexit. NFFN Wales...

A Year to Remember

2020 will undoubtedly be remembered for the pandemic – for lockdowns and restrictions, and the challenges faced by us all across the country. Yet it should also be remembered for the progress that has been made, and the support and solidarity be...

Agroforestry ELM Test - Get Involved

Agroforestry is receiving significant attention for the important part it can play in the future of British farming. As part of Defra’s Tests and Trials, the Organic Research Centre, Soil Association, Woodland Trust and Abacus Agriculture are ru...

CattleDiVersa Research Project - Get Involved

Maria Markiewicz-Keszycka, Principal Investigator in the School of Agriculture and Food Science at University College Dublin, Ireland, is leading the CattleDiVersa: Diversification of Dairy and Beef Production for Climate...

Two New Projects with Farming the Future Fund

NFFN has been successful in securing funding from the Farming the Future Fund for two new projects working in partnership with PSAN UK, Soil Association, RSPB and the CoFarm Foundation.  The first project focuses on ‘Farming with nature t...

A New Agricultural Policy Framework for Northern Ireland

Recently the Minister for Agriculture Environment and Rural Affairs announced his plans for a future agricultural policy framework, representing the biggest shake-up of farming and land use in the country for 40 years....

New Team Member: Sam Kenyon

We’re delighted to announce that Sam Kenyon has joined the NFFN Wales team as our Sustainable Farming Lead. Sam will be working to support NFFN Wales farmer steering group, helping our farmers have a stronger voice in policy discussions and...

New Team Member: Adam Copeland

We are delighted to announce we have recruited Adam Copeland to our team. Adam will be working to support the NFFN Northern Ireland farmer steering group, helping our farmers have a stronger voice in policy discussions and supporting you in gettin...