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New agroforestry tree plantings at SRUC.

Monday 9th March 2020

WWF Scotland published a report 'Delivering Net Zero: Scottish Agriculture' in November 2019. 

Monday 13th January 2020

In November 2019 the IPCC published a special report on climate change and land.  Agroforestry is stated in the report to have a  'high' mitigation potential in respect to climate change.

Friday 20th December 2019

Andrew Doyle, Minister of State for Food, Forestry and Horticulture (Ireland) visited an agroforestry open day on Leo Murphy's farm in Co. Kildare on 29th August. 

Tuesday 3rd September 2019

Written for farmers and advisors this book will help you assess the potential business benefits of agroforestry for your farm or client and to understand the possible benefits to the wider read more ...

Monday 29th July 2019

Following a Freedom of Information request, the UK government has announced that work has discontinued on the Agroforestry Review.  A read more ...

Thursday 4th July 2019

The International Union of Agroforestry (IUAF) was launched on 20th May 2019.  This is the first global organisation devoted to furthering agroforestry.  For registration and enquiries, contact read more ...

Monday 17th June 2019

There is a Lynton Incoll Scholarship bursary of £200 for a UK/Irish-registered student to make a presentation at the 2019 annual meeting of the Farm Woodland Forum. 

Tuesday 7th May 2019

The Tenant Farming Commissioner for Scotland, Dr Bob McIntosh, has published a new guide to 'Tree Planting on Tenanted Agricultural Holdings'.

Wednesday 3rd April 2019

Members of the Farm Woodland Forum will be saddened to learn of the death of Professor Martin Wolfe on Sunday 10th March.  Martin died peacefully at home at Wakelyns after a short illness.  Our read more ...

Tuesday 12th March 2019

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