Agroforestry from a farmer’s point of view – new guidance and local research project

There is new guidance about Agroforestry and the Basic Payment Scheme

This includes an explanation and examples of some agroforestry options that are compatible with the Basic Payment Scheme


We have been contacted by a student from UWE who a is asking

Are you a local farmer?

An MSc Environmental Management student from Herefordshire is looking to interview local farmers on their perceptions of agroforestry. Your opinions will be used to enhance understanding of the benefits and drawbacks of agroforestry from a farmer’s point of view. If you would like to take part in the study, or for more information, you can contact Mara Frisby at

or call 07419 997 175.