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Free Farm Resilience Plans Available for NI

Free Farm Resilience Plans Available Farmers within Binevenagh and Coastal Lowlands can avail of a scheme led by Causeway Coast and Glens Heritage Trust to improve their farm businesses. Farmers within the Binevenagh...

Northern Ireland Policy Update Jan 21

Policy update NFFN The Department for Agriculture Environment and Rural Affairs have recently launched two important consultations that will shape the future of farming and the environment in Northern Ireland, focusing on...

NFFN Scotland Update from Chair Michael Clarke

The NFFN Scotland Steering Group continues to meet, albeit virtually, and is committed to working with farmers to support the development of nature friendly farming practices and with other partners and government to promote a policy environment t...

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...