Open Farm Sunday 2010

Are you wondering what to do on Sunday 13th June 2010?! Wonder no more. The event 'Open Farm Sunday', run by 'Linking the Environment and Farming', has been running since 2006. Farmers who are enthusiastic about ensuring that their farming practices are the best for the environment open their farms to the public for a free day out. What's available on each farm varies, but my brother, who has been running an event on his…

Open Farm Sunday, 7th June 2009

LEAF: 'Linking the Environment and Farming' LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) was set up in 1991. At that time, the gap between consumers and farmers was getting wider and the need to meet and understand both sides of the debate was essential. For the first time a group of farmers, environmentalists, food and agricultural organisations, consumers, government and academics got together to do something positive for the farming industry. They were motivated by a common…