Upcoming Events

Here we list a series of selected events around the country to explore and find practical solutions to issues around climate change and the future of farming. Topics include renewable energy generation, precision farming, livestock emissions, nutrient management, and water management.

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Thursday, 26th May 2016
Scotland Policy Conferences Keynote Seminar Next steps for renewable energy in Scotland - funding, development and policy priorities Simon Coote, Head of Energy Industries and Innovation, The Scottish Government;  Kersti Berge, Partner,...
Thursday, 26th May 2016
Controlled Traffic Farming (CTF) brings together a set of new enabling technologies which could underpin new ways of producing crops and managing the health of soils. However, the major capital investment required, and the new mindset and skills...
Wednesday, 01st June 2016 - Saturday, 04th June 2016
Hailing a new generation of Great British festival, this year’s Royal Bath & West Show promises more farming, more food and drink and more fun – the same show, but even better. Schedules for the show – which will be held from 1...
Thursday, 02nd June 2016
This year AFBI celebrated its 10 Year Anniversary. Since the formation of the Institute in April 2006, scientists in the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute have tackled a range of threats to the local agri-food industry. These include bluetongue,...
Tuesday, 07th June 2016 - Friday, 10th June 2016
"We, the Local Organising Committee, are delighted to invite you to the 24th International Pig Veterinary Society Congress in Dublin, Ireland from 7th - 10th June, 2016 in the Royal Dublin Society. The 24th Congress will be a truly unique event as...
Tuesday, 07th June 2016
An introduction to Precision Livestock Farming (PLF) looking at measuring and monitoring on-farm performance as well as applying and assessing the potential of new technologies in livestock production to improve farm efficiencies, animal welfare and...
Friday, 10th June 2016
Climate Smart Agriculture with Professor Pete Smith Innovative Farmers Webinar: Friday 10 June, 1.30-2.30pm Agriculture contributes nearly one quarter of all human greenhouse gas emissions to the atmosphere, so is a major contributor to climate...
Tuesday, 14th June 2016
Innovative Farmers Compost Tea Farm Walk Hemsworth Farms LLP, Hemsworth, Witchampton, Wimborne, BH21 5BN Tuesday 14 June. 16:30 -19:00 pm. This farm walk is free for members of Innovative Farmers and £5+vat for all other farmers. Booking Link...
Tuesday, 14th June 2016
On behalf of the Chairman FFA2016, Janez Potočnik, the European Landowners’ Organization (ELO), Syngenta and Land&Forst Betriebe Österreich, it is our pleasure to inform you about the 2016 Regional Forum for the Future of Agriculture...
Wednesday, 15th June 2016 - Friday, 17th June 2016
Abstracts are invited from researchers in any of the following themes: Rural Social Entrepreneurship  Rural Tourism Entrepreneurship  Technology and innovation in the rural economy  Entrepreneurship, farming and the natural...