AFCP Student Forum - 11 April 2019 at University of Reading
The AgriFood Charities Partnership (AFCP) conference is open to all students doing research which is funded, or part-funded by charities. This includes not only those studying for PhDs but also students doing a piece of research as part of their degree. The aim is to provide an opportunity for students working in Agriculture and Food to network and share knowledge and experiences.
Charity trustees and student supervisors are also welcome to attend.
AFCP National Event with East of England Agricultural Society- 5 November 2019
'Charities and Education in Agriculture and the Countryside' at the East of England Showground, Peterborough. Programme will be available soon, but please save the date!
AFCP Eastern Region Soils Event took place early in March. See presentations from some of our charity funded students, NIAB, AHDB and Morley on soil research topics.
AFCP AGM and CEO report
Research and project collaborations, and membership, is growing: the AFCP AGM and CEO Report on 6 November 2018.
The charity HighGround needs £90,000 to support military leavers entering the land-based sector. HighGround 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.
The British Science Museum plan to build a new exhibition that showcases the innovation and importance of UK farming and food
Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association produces significant report on engaging children with food, farming and the countryside
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.
Agrifood Charities Partnership is a Company limited by Guarantee 6510709 and is a Registered Charity No. 1162177 Registered Office: The Bullock Building, University Way, Cranfield MK43 0GH