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events in September

THE RURAL LIST - CONSERVATION  AND THE FUTURE OF FARMING -  12 SEPTEMBER 1830-2030

Jenny  Phelps MBE of FWAG SW will talk about the Integrated Local delivery  model of conservation. FWAG SW has hosted several military resettlers  for work experience and offers a rich programme of volunteering - often a  great way to build up experience and flesh out your CV before your  leave the service. This will be a cracker!

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EVENTS IN OCTOBER

10 Oct 2019 - 6.30pm - 8.30 pm The Rural List Cirencester - Conservation Land Management tbc


Exact dates tbc - Rural business gateway Access course. Find out more and sign up to receive more information.

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reading

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ON SUSTAINABLE / REGENERATIVE LIVESTOCK FARMING

HOW TO FARM SUSTAINABLY AND PROFITABLY

Copies of Pasture for Life, It can be done are available free of charge from the PFLA Office via: info@pfla.org.uk, or download your free copy now.


ENVIRONMENTAL LAND MANAGEMENT DESIGN AND THE ESSENTIAL ROLE OF GRASS-FED LIVESTOCK IN COMBATING CLIMATE CHANGE

Read Jenny Phelps's FWAG blog on future soil management - https://www.fwagsw.org.uk/Blogs/fwagsouthwest/reflections-from-groundswell - and the second part which explains why the new ELM must be based on a public good valuation rather than agricultural set-aside - https://www.fwagsw.org.uk/Blogs/fwagsouthwest/environmental-land-management-design-and-support.

SIZE MATTERS

Tractors and other farming equipment is getting ever bigger, heavier and  more expensive. This trend is driving collaboration and even amalgamation of farms. It is arguably not driving greater efficiency. 


Can small robots help? This article, published in The Times and sponsored by Dropbox, promotes the work of The Small Robot Company. It’s worth a read to get you thinking about which future you want to invest in!

RESETTLEMENT EXERCISES

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Self-coaching for military personnel to start your personal estimate and plan for a successful resettlement.


Available under the Veterans tab or by clicking below.

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Fantastic initiative!

"You've really got something here. If you can make degree apprenticeships work for farming ... well, it's a game changer."


- RAU academic


A really good shout - thanks!

Whilst working with a small manufacturing business, we were able to offer a fresh perspective on restructuring a new enterprise ... making the apprentice position more financially stable for the business and professionally rewarding for the apprentice.


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A new way to look at agriculture ....

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