28 May 2018
Agroforestry as sustainable land use

EURAF 2018 CONFERENCE: Opportunity for farmers to attend

10 June 2018
Open Farm Sunday at Sonning Farm

We will be showcasing our trials at Reading University Crops Research Unit



22 May 2018
Organic farming: new EU rules adopted

New regulation to come into effect 1 January 2021

21 May 2018
Defra release organic farming stats for 2017

Organic land area in UK slowly increasing



3 May 2018
Stop the dock!

A new technical guide for reducing docks on farmland

Funds to plant trees

Category: News
14 May 2013

The Woodland Trust, Organic Research Centre and Soil Association have joined with PUR Project, a global company working with Accor Hotels to plant 200,000 trees on UK farms.

Through this exciting partnership, farmers are being offered:


Edward and Henry Heath, tree planting on their farm in Essex. Credit WTPL.
  • a free whole-farm tree assessment
  • expertly-designed planting scheme(s) tailored for you
  • advice on tree planting, maintenance and management
  • free trees and guards
  • (some schemes may require a contribution)

This includes support to plant shelter belts, riparian strips, pasture trees, woodland or to develop agroforestry schemes. Interest from organic and non-organic farms is welcomed. For more information, see the Woodland Trust leaflet.

Keywords: trees on farms agroforestry woodland trust grants

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