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News IconAFCP 2017 Annual Forum 'The role of charities in UK food and farming post Brexit' will take place on Wednesday 22 November 2017 at the University of Hertford; see our full programme and contact to book your place. AFCP Member organisations are entitled to one free delegate and there is a registration fee of £50 for other delegates.

News IconThe charity HighGround needs £90,000 to support military leavers entering the land-based sectorHighGround plans to run 8 Rural Insight weeks at Bicton College in Devon to provide armed service personnel (serving or veterans) with a comprehensive insight to the full depth and breadth of employment and career opportunities across farming and the rural land-based sector.

News IconThe National Land Based College is seeking charitable support for its first masterclass

News IconStudent Forum showcases research from soils to sheep supported by charities working together

News IconThe British Science Museum plan to build a new exhibition that showcases the innovation and importance of UK farming and food 

News IconThe Farmers Club Charitable Trust is seeking the support of AFCP charity members in developing leaders in agriculture. 

News IconProgramme & Presentations from the Annual Forum "Upskilling agriculture and food supply—where should charities focus?"

News Icon"Charities have a big role to play in upskilling the agri-food industry charities." - Debbie Beaton, AFCP CEO.

News IconRoyal Norfolk Agricultural Association produces significant report on engaging children with food, farming and the countryside