Vicki Hird

Vicki Hird


Vicki Hird MSc FRES is an award winning expert, author, strategist and senior manager who has been working on environment, food and farming issues for over 30 years. As part-time Head of Sustainable Farming at Sustain, Vicki manages the farm team, policy, research and related campaigning and provides comment and guidance on these issues.

What Does The Farm Of The Future Look Like? Where Are The Opportunities For Low Carbon Energy & Circular Economy Within UK Farming?

Barenbrug Grass Tent

Looking ahead to the farm of the future… how will we produce food sustainably and what will the farm transport and fuel look like that we need to run future systems? On the back of the recent highly acclaimed ‘Farm of the future – Journey to Net Zero’ report, this discussion explores what UK farms […]


Beyond The Farmgate – Supply Chain Opportunities

NIAB Seminar Tent

The need has never been so clear to build better routes to market, for new localised infrastructure, and more value to reach farmers to make an agroecological transition. Come and hear from farmers and traders doing things differently and participate in discussions on opportunities, challenges, support and investment in new markets.