For the report of the walk to Hartley Farm on 5th October, read here.
30th November: Tree planting with the Woodland Trust at Avoncliff Wood.
On Friday, Sept 20 over 300 people from Bradford on Avon and surrounding area joined over 4 million others from 185 countries to draw attention to the climate emergency and demand action.
Nikki Jones, Chair of Avon Needs Trees, like many of us, is concerned about climate change and is keen to take action to mitigate its impact.
The Carbon Footprint of food is not a measure of sustainability and is liable to mislead both personal food choices and public policy. ‘Confounding Factors in discussions about what we should eat’
Click here for our handout ‘Food for Thought’
IPPC RECOGNISES POSITIVE ROLE OF LIVESTOCK FARMING
The NFU has criticised media headlines of the recent IPPC report in “12 things we learned from the IPCC climate land report”
The IPCC REPORT: Climate Change and Land is available. For extracts and comment – see here
CFBoA KEY MESSAGES on Sustainable Food and Drink have now been agreed by the Coordinating Committee.
Success at the BOOM Awards
At the Soil Association’s BOOM (Best of Organic Markets) Awards Brown Cow Organics, where we had a really interesting and enjoyable farm walk on 11th May, has come top
GRAZING LIVESTOCK part of the SOLUTION to CLIMATE CHANGE, NOT the PROBLEM
This month the Farming Minister has made a statement