Low Carbon Farming Info Event - Cumbria

12 February 2013 14:00 - 12 February 2013 18:00

 Low Luckens Organic Resource Centre, Low Luckens Farm, Roweltown, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6 6LJ 

PRACTICAL STEPS TO REDUCE FARM EMISSIONS

 This FREE Low Carbon Farming event will look at:

  • Minimising emissions through nutrient and soil management
  • On-farm renewable energy opportunities
  • The steps taken by Low Luckens to minimise their carbon footprint
  • A tour of the Low Luckens anaerobic digester
  • Low carbon tools such as the Farm Carbon Assessment Tool (FCAT)

The event is free and refreshments will be provided. Booking is essential.

 

Low Luckens can provide comfortable hostel-style accommodation at affordable rates for those travelling from afar.

 

To reserve your place please call Sam Adams 0117 314 5127 or email lowcarbon@soilassociation.org

 



Bookmark and Share






Latest blog

Putting planet and growers at the core of seed legislation

Concepta Cassar: The arrival of March marks the melting of winter into spring, and the long-awaited emergence of new life from the depths of the cold season. Snow drops, daffodils and crocuses bring light where there was once darkness, and the first-sown seeds of the year finally start to raise their sleepy heads. Around the country, people will be cracking open bean pods and shaking out little envelopes, while the seed industry celebrates an early cash crop.

10 March 2015 | 0 Comments | Recommended by 0