Agriculture is very vulnerable to extreme weather events so farmers and growers will need to have confidence and be profitable to better prepare for an uncertain climatic future.
In an uncertain future, we want farmers and growers to be confident in preparing for climate change and to make the most of any opportunities it may offer.
The Greenhouse Gas Action Plan shows our industry’s commitment to playing our part in tackling climate change, reducing our greenhouse gas emissions by improving our productivity. Find out the plan here.
Ceris Jones reports on the discussions on climate change from the WFO's recent general assembly in Helsinki
Twice so far this June, the renewable power contribution to Britain's electricity grid has reached 55% reducing grid carbon emissions to below 100g per kilowatt-hour, meeting the target set by the Committee on Climate Change for 2030.
The NFU Environment Forum meets quarterly to discuss environmental issues which affect farming. Meet the members of the group here.
Better and more timely access to information is critical in helping agriculture be better prepared for the impacts of weather.
Our water section includes news and expert advice on flood defence, irrigation and abstraction and NVZs and water quality.
Alongside food production, some farmers have diversified into low-carbon renewable energy services of all kinds.
Here's our latest round-up of work for NFU members and the successes we've achieved.
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