Richard leads the agriculture team at Anglian Water, focused on working with farmers to learn and build the solutions of the future to deliver clean, potable water to communities across East Anglia, integrating the many different tools available to improve environmental resilience with sustainable resilient farming practices.
Putting agriculture as part of the solution to many of the challenges we face in the coming years (including climate, market pressures, carbon, biodiversity, and sustainability) will help make our region robust, resilient and profitable.
A lack of water – not something always associated with Great Britain, but a very real threat to the future of food and farming. What does the future hold and what can we learn from climate modelling? What challenges are farmers facing now and what practices are they implementing to reduce or mitigate future impacts […]