03 November 2016; Live Event Aspatria Rugby Union Club, AspatriaA unique opportunity to visit one of Britain’s most advanced on-site Anaerobic Digestion (AD) plants at First Milk’s Aspatria creamery and to explore how bio-energy technologies can be deployed more widely in the farming and food processing sectors across the North West.
08 November 2016; Farm Walk Lower Farm, ChesterfieldJoin poultry farmer David Speller to learn about how technology is used to stabilise shed environments, improve bird health & welfare, including the potential to reduce the use of medication and enhance farm manager knowledge.
14 November 2016; Seminar Westmorland County Agricultural Society Ltd, MilnthorpeJoin Stephen Briggs & David Gardner for a day of interactive workshops on building soil health in grassland farming systems.
22 November 2016; Seminar Westmorland County Agricultural Society, MilnthorpeJoin Richard Lloyd, Precision Livestock Manager at IfA and Charlotte Johnston, Red Tractor, for an introduction to precision livestock farming covering pig, poultry, beef, sheep and dairy.
23 November 2016; Seminar Newark and Nottingham Showground,Join Stephen Briggs, Innovation for Agriculture's Soil & Water Manager, for the seminar "Soil Life: The Biology Beneath Your Feet" at the Midlands Machinery Show this year.
07 December 2016; Seminar Hannington Village Hall, BasingstokeJoin Stephen Briggs, Innovation for Agriculture’s Soil & Water Manager, for two days of interactive workshops on soil health biology, including a unique opportunity to examine the life beneath our feet under a microscope.
07 December 2016; Farm Walk Reins Farm, RedditchUnderstanding and using data is essential for profitable beef production in an era when farming subsidies are likely to be reduced.
Where appropriate, these events are supported by the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) for which Defra is the Managing Authority, part funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in rural areas.