Food, Farming and Countryside Commission

Growing back in the South West


2:00am 27th July 2020

Growing back: a resilient and sustainable approach to agriculture and food in the South West.

Agri-Tech Cornwall are hosting five webinar sessions exploring the nature of agriculture and food in the South West, what is important to protect and enhance, and the potential direction of travel (where we want to go).

The first session, Setting the scene - agriculture and food production in our region, will explore what an ideal future could be, where we are now, and the challenges and opportunities that we face.

Panellists and sessions include:

Imagining the future. Sue Pritchard, Food Farming and Countryside Commission
A Local Enterprise Partnership perspective. Clare Parnell, Cornwall & Isles of Scilly LEP
Our region and sector now. Jon Perry, Cornwall NFU Chairman; and Richard Soffe, the Rural Business School
Challenges ahead. Jon Perry, Cornwall NFU Chairman; and Matt Lobley, University of Exeter

You can register for the webinar here.