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trees planted
119,150
surface planted
180 Ha

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Created in 2013 this projects aims at:

  • Preserving biodiversity, soil, water resources and improve animal welfare.
  • Supporting income diversification through fruits production and crops diversification.
  • Implementing and promoting sustainable food production through agroforestry models.
  • Restoring ecosystem and improving landscape scenic beauty through tree planting.

 

Agroforestry is a way of improving our economic margins and enhance the environmental aspects of the farm. We also involve people of the community to help, so there are as well social benefits.” – David Rose

 

Location

UK

Type

Agroforestry and reforestation

Local partner

Woodland Trust, Soil Association & Organic Research Centre

Participants

74 farmers across UK

Achievements

119,150 trees planted

supply chain

Fruits and Vegetables

Species planted

219 species total, including:

  • Apple tree (Malus domestica)
  • European pear (Pyrus communis)
  • Small-leaved lime (Tilia cordata)
  • Blackthorn (Rubus spinosa)
  • Silver birch (Betula pendula)
  • Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii)
  • Sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus)
  • Sessile oak (Quercus petraea)