Andrew works in the family farming and forestry business in Highland Perthshire. Running both a cattle and sheep enterprise on land that is over 1000ft altitude, providing shelter plays an important part in the business. He has developed shelter woods on the farm and has experience of the management of pastoral woodlands and how they integrate with grassland management. His knowledge of agroforestry within farming systems provides a valuable resource for other farmers.
The requirements are to reach Net Zero by 2040, but farming practices can be delivering for this now and in fact could deliver carbon capture beyond to meet sub zero. Farmers already on this journey share their experience, challenges they have faced and achievements in trying to reach these targets and the benefits this has […]