Your Farming Future – Conygree Farm Visit
This farm tour is part of the Your Farming Future programme, a DEFRA-funded package of support coordinated by Landworkers’ Alliance, Pasture Fed Livestock Association, and Organic Research Centre.
Conygree farm is a 180-acre mixed organic and pasture for life farm in the Cotswolds managed by Jonty and Mel Brunyee. As well as managing the farm, Jonty is also Head of Sustainable Agriculture at FarmED. Their vision for Conygree is to develop a diverse sustainable farm business following holistic and regenerative principles.
The tour will focus on:
- Reducing feed inputs through pasture for life ethos
- Heritage breeds of livestock
- Herbal leys
- Direct sales
- Joint ventures
- Business diversification
The farm visit will involve a farm tour and peer to peer workshop to discuss key topics and explore challenges together. Following the farm tour a Your Farming Future peer to peer group will be established which will meet online regularly.
ABOUT Your Farming Future
This programme aims to help farmers and land managers prepare for the agricultural transition and build farm businesses that will work for you and future generations. We will encourage and support the integration of resilience into all aspects of farming systems; looking at agroecological land management, shortening supply chains, and resilient financial practices.
Great Oakley, Harwich, Essex, UK
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