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. Become a member of the Soil Association charity and you’ll champion agroforestry on more farmland - tackling climate change, creating homes for wildlife and helping farmers be more productive.
This handbook is the essential guide to agroforestry for farmers and advisors. Learn about the benefits and how to implement it on your farm.