Members & Partners Summer Event

£20.00 exc VAT

15th July 2022
12pm – 4pm

The Members & Partners Summer Event is an opportunity for our members to meet and network with like-minded businesses. Creating connections is what the Rural Business Group is all about, and this event at The Allerton Project is a chance for members to meet up with each other and some of our Partner companies.

Itinerary:

  • Welcome from Jemma Clifford, Co-Founder of the Rural Business Group
  • A talk by Joe Stanley, Head of Training & Partnerships at The Allerton Project
  • Farm walks
  • A local sustainably-sourced lunch by Launde Farm Foods
  • Rountable discussion – The challenges faced when running a rural business

The Allerton Project researches the effects of different farming methods on wildlife and the environment, sharing results of their research through advisory and educational activities. This is undertaken on their 320 hectare demonstration farm based in Leicestershire that members have the chance to explore on a farm walk.

The Allerton Project
Visitor Centre
Loddington
Leicestershire
LE7 9XE

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The Allerton Project
Visitor Centre
Loddington
Leicestershire
LE7 9XE

Joe Stanley, the Head of Training & Partnerships at The Allerton Project will be speaking at the event. He’s an experienced livestock and arable farmer who is passionate about British agriculture and developing more sustainable and resilient farming systems which are fit for the future. He will introduce delegates to the Allerton Project – one of the few surviving demonstration farms in the UK, as well as talk about the challenges of sustainable farming in 21st century, agriculture and the environment.

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