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Agroforestry Incentive Package: A Framework for Future Arable Farming (Food&Forest)

This incentive package proposal for an alley cropping grant was written by Charles Tebbutt, Director of Food&Forest, which supplies agroforestry produce to London’s Borough Market Monday to Saturday. For more information view their website here.…

Agroforestry in England: Benefits, Barriers and Opportunities (Soil Association and Woodland Trust)

Attached below is the Soil Association and Woodland Trust’s briefing (June 2018) on ‘Agroforestry in England: Benefits, Barriers and Opportunities’, which was launched and presented with a panel at an APPG on Agroecology event in…

APPG co-hosts panel on agroforestry with the Soil Association and Woodland Trust

On Tuesday 12th June, the APPG on Agroecology co-hosted a panel in Parliament on ‘Agroforestry: Improving Productivity and Delivering Public Goods’, with the Soil Association and the Woodland Trust. The panel, Chaired by Baroness Young…

10 elements of agroecology that can guide us toward sustainable food systems (FAO)

This article was originally published by the FAO here.   More with less. This is the challenge and the mantra for our future. There will be many more of us in the years to come.…

Farming Post Brexit

The future of Britain’s post-Brexit food and farming system was addressed in a Parliamentary event hosted by Jeremy Lefroy MP, co-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Agroecology for Sustainable Food and Farming. The…

APPG: Farmers in Parliament – ‘Opportunity for Change’ 

The future of Britain’s post-Brexit food and farming system was addressed in a Parliamentary event hosted by Jeremy Lefroy MP, co-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Agroecology for Sustainable Food and Farming. The…

Annual Report 2015-2016

The APPG on Agroecology for Sustainable Food and Farming combined its 2016 AGM with co-hosting an event in the House of Commons to celebrate the United Nations International Year of the Pulses. The event on…