Tag Archives: farming

Flood emergency funds for North Yorkshire

Please find below details of three funds offering support for specific industries in the wake of the December 2015 flooding. For further information please use the website details given below. ________________________________________ Emergency Flood Relief Fund – Sport England Sport England’s … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Water Summit 11 Feb

On behalf of the Yorkshire Food, Farming and Rural Network, I am delighted to invite you to a Water Summit for Yorkshire, on Tuesday 11th February. Defra Minister, Dan Rogerson MP, is the Keynote Speaker along with high profile speakers … Continue reading

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A year in the life – young farmers

A feature length film following the lives of a new generation of young farmers. Cantilupe Projects have produced a feature documentary film, Tune for the Blood, which follows a year in the life of a group of young farmers. View … Continue reading

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Beyond the ordinary – Local Action through LEADER

(extracted from http://www.elard.eu/news/en_GB/2013/04/24/readabout/going-beyond-the-ordinary-elard-president-addressing-the-leader-gathering-audience-17th-april-2013) I have presented this on our LEADER blog site because there are important messages in this address for those who are planning the way forward to 2014-2020 Rural Development Programme in the UK. The Leader Approach is … Continue reading

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Sward! Leader Project evaluation

I came across this and it reminded me how much fun this Leader project was! Knee deep in snow and ice, there is nothing like some Meadow Madness and Mayhem to bring a smile to your face. Get a copy … Continue reading

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DOWN ON THE FARM with YDMT

(on behalf of YDMT) Playing a key role in rural communities and the local food chain, farms can be fascinating places to visit.  Down on the Farm is a project run by local charity Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust (YDMT) in … Continue reading

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Learning from the Burren November 2012 Study Tour with the Yorkshire Dales LAG

PDF below, (around 2MB) Learning from the Burren Study Tour, views from the Yorkshire Dales Local Action Group. Learning_from _the_Burren_v1.01 This is not available in hardcopy yet. If you would like to order a hardcopy, please email rima.berry@ydmt.org

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