- Soil Association
- Kate Pressland
Kate has a PhD Ecology and joined us in 2013 to run the research elements of the Duchy Future Farming Programme. She manages our research fund which awards grants to researchers and farmers who team up to investigate innovative and sustainable solutions to practical problems faced in agriculture. She is also involved in our field labs and assists the researchers and facilitators in ensuring farmers get real value from participating in our Programme. Previously, Kate has worked with ecologically-minded farmers across the south west in the conservation sector.