Activities per year
The project uses existing and new data on farm businesses to provide a baseline of basic and best practice adoption in Scotland that can be used to evaluate future change. Using information provided by farmers in surveys and workshops, it also aims to identify opportunities for promoting best practice uptake across the agricultural sector to achieve enhanced agricultural productivity while reducing the overall impact on the environment.
|Effective start/end date||1/04/22 → 31/03/27|
- Scottish Government: Rural & Environment Science & Analytical Services
UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):
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Farming for 1.5 Degrees (External organisation)
Steven Thomson (Member)17 Aug 2022
Activity: Membership types › Membership of panel
Agricultural policy developments - what might conditional support look like for the dairy sector
Steven Thomson (Speaker)29 Sept 2022
Activity: Talk, evidence or presentation types › Oral presentation
The ABC of Scottish agricultural policy : the Agriculture Bill Consultation
Steven Thomson (Speaker)7 Sept 2022
Activity: Talk, evidence or presentation types › Invited talkFile
Identifying best practice in Less Favoured Area mixed livestock systemsBarnes, AP., Bevan, KR., Moxey, A. P., Grierson, SG. & Toma, L., May 2023, In: Agricultural Systems. 208, 8 p., 103664.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile4 Downloads (Pure)
Reducing emissions from agriculture – the role of new farm technologiesBarnes, AP., Miller, G. A., Bowen, J. M., Waxenberg, KW., Newbold, JR., Duthie, C-A., Rees, RM., Eory, V., Roehe, R., Houdijk, JGM. & Farquhar, JA., 15 Feb 2023, The Scottish Government. 96 p.
Research output: Book/Report/Policy Brief/Technical Brief › Commissioned report › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile44 Downloads (Pure)
The consequential costs of bovine tuberculosis (bTB) breakdowns in England and WalesBarnes, AP., Moxey, A., Brockelhurst, S., Barratt, AS., McKendrick, I., Innocent, G. & Vosough Ahmadi, B., Feb 2023, In: Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 211, 27 p., 105808.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile