Virtual plantation travel to concentration on carbon-neutral beef farming

Virtual plantation travel to concentration on carbon-neutral beef farmingVirtual plantation travel to concentration on carbon-neutral beef farming

Dr. John Gilliland

The fourth ‘Focus on Farmers’ Virtual Farm Walk Discussion will demeanour during innovative ways farmers can distinction from environmental tillage methods.

Run by AgriSearch (the Northern Ireland Agricultural Research and Development Council), it will embody Dr. John Gilliland, executive of Global Agriculture during Devenish, as a special guest speaker.

Dr. Gilliland will pronounce on a pioneering work on building a net plantation CO change piece during Dowth Estate.

Two farmers – Sam Chesney from Co. Down and James Evans from Shropshire – will also speak about their personal practice on a stairs they are holding to pierce towards CO neutrality on their farms.

Speaker

Dr. Gilliland is a former boss of a Ulster Farmers’ Union and has a singular extent of knowledge in a universe of farming, food and a environment.

He was formerly vice-chairman of a UK Sustainable Development Commission, authority of a Rural Climate Change Forum in London and a non-executive Director for SRUC and a Northern Ireland Authority of Energy Regulation.

He is also authority of a Expert Working Group for Northern Ireland’s Agricultural Land Management Strategy.

Those wishing to take partial in a practical plantation travel can register on a AgriSearch website.

Article source: https://www.agriland.ie/farming-news/virtual-farm-walk-to-focus-on-carbon-neutral-beef-farming/

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