Ribble Valley farmers invited to rivers meeting

Chipping Village Hall
Chipping Village Hall

Farmers are being invited to an open informal meeting organised by the Ribble Rivers Trust.

It takes place at Chipping Village Hall, in Garstang Road, from 7-30 to 9-30 pm on Thursday, February 27th. There will be a range of guest speakers covering the following topics:

• Soil management, drainage and how to reduce compaction.

• Nutrient management and the 2014 Capital Grant Scheme.

• Funding opportunities from Catchment Restoration Fund.

• Introducing the Campaign for the Farmed Environment.

• An update on the Bowland Wader Project and the New Environmental Land Management Scheme.

The event will include a free pie and peas supper after the meeting so booking is essential.

To secure a place contact the Ribble Rivers Trust by calling 01200 444452 or emailing admin@ribbletrust.com