September newsletter from the Farm Carbon Cutting Toolkit


September News

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.

Soil Farmer walk 17th October!

The last farm walk of this year's soil farmer campaign, will see us visit Jeremy and Heather Dale from Shropshire and look at their pasture fed, antibiotic free dairy herd where attention to detail is paramount.   
Don't miss it - book today!

Soil Farmer write up

For those of you who missed the farm walk with Iain Tolhurst, it has been written up.  Find out more about the importance of woodchip compost, rotations and running a stock free system.  There are some videos of the event as well.
Read the write up here

Are you growing maize?

Do you know about the risks from mycotoxins and how they impact on livestock performance? Do you know about how to minimise the risk of contamination? Come along to the event at Duchy College on the 13th October to find out more
Find out more here 

Do you use compost?

We all know about the benefits and somewhat magical qualities of compost in terms of soil structure, feeding soil life and providing a stable source of nutrients.  But how much do you use? What are the basic ingredients? How much do you apply? 
Join in the debate here
Soil Carbon event

What's On

Loads of great events on in September. As well as booking on our fabulous farm walk, why not learn more about soils, sustainable intensification or precision livestock management? 
Find out more
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