July newsletter from the Farm Carbon Cutting Toolkit


July Newsletter

Providing tools to help you save energy and reduce emissions

Welcome to the newsletter from FCCT, which has been designed to keep you up to date with what has been happening and what to look out for over the coming months.

Theme of the month: Nitrous Oxide

Over the next month we will be looking at the greenhouse gas nitrous oxide and what effect our management of fertilisers, manure and soils has on emissions
Read the article here

Resources from Organic cereals

FCCT recently participated in the National Organic Combinable Crops conference and presented the carbon footprint of the host farm.
Access the resources here

IPCC report: 2015 progress

At the end of June, the IPCC released a report which details our progress against emissions reductions targets, and what the priorities are now.
Find out more here

Sustainable Intensification

The Sustainable Intensification Platform is a Defra Initiative that includes lots of different organisations trying to address some of the challenges that come from doing more with less.
Read more here
Soil Carbon event

What's On

Providing information on events happening across the country on a range of topics. Throughout July there are a range of events covering grassland and soil management, cross compliance and agroecology.
Find out more

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