Nearly half (45%) of UK fruit and vegetables are being produced sustainably to the LEAF Marque Standard, it was revealed today as LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) announces its latest global impacts.
Following government guidelines for Covid-19 (coronavirus), the LEAF office at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, will be manned with a skeleton staff until further notice.
Measures have been put in place to ensure that all staff remain available to respond and continue to work with you, our farmers, members and stakeholders, during these times. The LEAF head office number (02476 413911) will remain open and our general enquiries email address ([email protected]leafuk.org) will continue to be monitored from 9am-5pm Monday to Friday. Alternatively, head over to the “Meet The Team” page to find out who you can contact directly.
We apologise in advance for any delay in correspondence and any inconvenience that this may cause and we thank you for your patience, understanding and continued support during this time.
In a year dominated by Coronavirus and Brexit, LEAF’s 2020 Annual Review looks back at the achievements of LEAF members and projects throughout the year.
Our 10-Year Strategy 2021 – 2031 is an advancement of our work in developing and promoting more sustainable agriculture through Integrated Farm Management. We will support the delivery of Positive Action for Climate, Nature, Economy and Society based on our core work and the principles of Circular Agriculture as set out in our Vision and Mission.
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• Connect children with farming, food production and nature
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LEAF’s new online communications toolkit has been launched. Written and developed by leading agricultural communications experts, it is packed full of easy-to-use guidance and resources, providing step by step support for farmers and researchers, helping them think about communications at every stage and providing guidance on best practice. It offers a range of interactive tools, templates and support materials to help develop communications skills, craft messages, map audiences and address their individual needs.
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