December newsletter from the Farm Carbon Cutting Toolkit
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.
FCCT is celebrating!
FCCT has been successful in receiving a grant from the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation to set up and run two projects looking at soil carbon and practical methods for farmers to reduce GHG emissions Find out more here
Theme of the month: Livestock Diets
When looking at agricultural emissions one thing that we can't get away from is livestock and methane. Lets learn more about the effect of diet on methane emissions. Read more here
Save the date: February conference
On February 3rd FCCT are holding a conference looking at Farming Profitably in a Changing climate. Come along and learn more about what we can do on-farm to reduce GHGs and increase profit. Register your interest here
On-farm renewable fuels
For anyone who missed out on the fab article from Mike at Greenwatt Technology here is another chance to find out all about the exciting possibilities from renewable and sustainable fuel. Read the article here
There are loads of events coming up over the next few weeks including ones on cover crops, CAP reform, soil management, fertilisers and energy. Find out more