Combining trees with crops or livestock is more productive, better for wildlife and healthier for the planet, but only 3% of the UK’s farmland currently practices agroforestry.
Find out how we’re working with farmers to achieve our goal of over half of UK farms having agroforestry systems in place by 2030.
Agroforestry has multiple benefits.
Research has revealed that it can:
With support from people like you we’ve already helped plant thousands more trees on farms.
With a regular monthly gift, you can help bring natural hedgerows back to British farmland at the charity's Woodoaks farm site. These hedges will help lock up carbon, improve soil health, provide homes for wildlife and help produce more food per hectare.
A regular gift of £5 will plant 1 metre of hedge each month.
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