1550: Training for agri-environment schemes
This briefing is taken from Rural Economy and Land Use Note No. 37 ‘Improving the success of agri-environment initiatives’. The research was carried out at the NERC Centre for Ecology and
Year of Publication2012
Farmers need to be more involved in developing agri-environmental policies and could contribute their expertise to the design of interventions. A one-day training course with follow-up advice, offered to farmers taking up new agri-environment options could help to ensure better environmental outcomes. It is important that training is focused on practical issues and is delivered by professionals with farming experience.
This item is categorised as follows
- Subject Collection > Training & skills
- Subject Collection > Climate, ecology & environment > Wildlife & biodiversity
- Subject Collection > Climate, ecology & environment > Wastes management & pollution control
- Subject Collection > Climate, ecology & environment > Managing land for environmental benefit
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