Low Carbon Farming Info Event - Somerset

02 April 2013 14:00 - 02 April 2013 18:00

Yeo Valley HQ, Blagdon, Somerset, BS40 7YE

PRACTICAL STEPS TO REDUCE FARM EMISSIONS

This FREE Low Carbon Farming event will look at:

  • Minimising emissions through nutrient management
  • Minimising emissions through soil and grassland management
  • Low carbon livestock management
  • On-farm renewable energy opportunities
  • Tools such as the Farm Carbon Assessment Tool (FCAT)

The event is free and includes refreshments and a tour of part of the Yeo Valley farming operations. 

Space is limited and farmers will be prioritised. To reserve your place please call Sam Adams 0117 314 5127 or email lowcarbon@soilassociation.org



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