Farming for a Better Climate has been working with farmers and land managers across Scotland to test and trial practical, low and no-cost efficiency measures that could benefit the farm business and reduce the farm carbon footprint.
Farming for a Better Climate (FFBC) supports a number of events going on throughout the year.
You can find a full list of all upcoming events here
Farming for a Better Climate (FFBC) provides practical support to benefit the farm and help reduce our impact on the climate. Find out more about the initiative; read our Newsletters; listen to our Podcasts and read our press articles on the About Us section of the website.
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Our Downloads page provides a comprehensive list of all of our Practical Guides, Newsletters, Case Studies and Meeting notes from our Climate Change Focus Farm events, all available PDF format to save or print.
Five farmers are working together to establish how best to support, enhance and protect their farm soils. They will aim to improve production and tailor inputs, maximising profitability.
We’ve been working with farmers across Scotland using Agrecalc to see what practical changes could improve efficiency and cut the carbon footprint.
A space for any and all farmers and crofters to share the work they are already doing on farm to support the climate and environment and hear about what others are doing now and for the future.
A farmer-led demonstrator network of farms, crofts and estates to share practical knowledge and advice about the benefits, challenges and processes of planting trees
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Livestock production is a key component of Scottish agriculture. Efficient management can help to lessen the impact on climate change.
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Taking a second look at nutrient management on the farm could save you money and reduce emissions.
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Farms are in a good position to lower their carbon footprint and lock carbon into the soil and vegetation. This process is known as creating ‘carbon sinks’ or sometimes referred to as ‘carbon sequestration’.
We are already seeing more variability in our weather. What could you do to make your business more resilient to climate change?
Renewable energy can boost farm incomes and secure a source of power for the future.