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Welcome to AFCP- agri-food charities working together to support agricultural research, skills and education

We're here to help any person or organisation involved in UK farming & food to make best use of available charitable and other funding

If you fall into any of the four categories below then we can put you in touch with organisations which might be able to help - just click the relevant box.

You’re a researcher, a student, maybe planning to do a PhD or CPD to further your career. You have project in mind. It involves…
You’re a charity administrator, Trustee or Board Member and keen to make best use of your available research or grant monies, but…
You’re a charity administrator, Trustee or Board Member, and keen to make best use of next year’s available research or grant…
The UK farming and food community can sometimes face extreme financial hardship. Fortunately there are charitable institutions…

Latest News & Opportunities

News Icon Congratulations to Harper Adams Development Trust on increasing charitable funding for student scholarships 

News IconThe 2017 AFCP Student Forum will take place on 5th April 2017 at University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield.

News IconThe Morley Agricultural Foundation offers hosting and £100k funding for research - interested parties should make contact by Feb 6

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, new AFCP CEO, appointed from AFCP Annual Forum 23 November 2016

News IconThe AFCP AGM 2016 was held following the Forum on 23 November when the CEO presented his report to the Board.  

News IconThe AFCP Board are very pleased to announce that Debbie Beaton will take up the role of AFCP CEO on 1st December 2016, following the retirement of Dr Paul Biscoe. 

News IconThe National Land Based College website launched.

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

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AFCP was registered as a company limited by guarantee in February 2008 and became a registered charity in June 2015. The Board and its Directors and advisors represent a range of charities and organisations from across the UK. See About Us.