View some photo highlights by photographer Chloe Edwards from our Fir Farm 2019 event.
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Silvopasture: The benefits of integrating livestock and trees
Despite being widely practised for many thousands of years, silvopasture could be classed as a lost art in the UK, where we have tended towards specialised farming and larger herds and flocks. But as Ben Raskin from the Soil Association explains, integrating trees with livestock has multiple public goods and farmer benefits
Trees in the field: Taking farming to a new dimension
Marianne Landzettel meets Stephen Briggs, whose adoption of silvopasture has turned his farm from an intensive monoculture arable system with degraded soils into a diverse, organic productive enterprise
Animal Rebellion: Does it need to be ‘us or them’?
In this opinion piece, Joanna Blythman challenges Animal Rebellion on their planned protests against livestock farming, arguing that they may be counterproductive and fail to consider the importance of livestock in sustainable systems