A mixed farming enterprise that includes livestock enterprises, cereal cropping and contract services undertaken by Nick, James and Jonathan Lee. A South Devon suckler cow herd is the predominant livestock enterprise which compliments the arable cropping rotation. The aim is to build soil fertility, resilient structure and productive soil by using the integrative nature of traditional mixed farming.
Come and join Rob and James for a chat about their experience of delivering agroecology at scale. Including grazing cereals with livestock, experimenting with cover crops and maximising the use of organic manures. We’ll share research evidence (from FABulous Farmers) on how these practices stack up both economically and environmentally and discuss ways to increase […]