MEDIA RELEASE – University of Gloucestershire researchers explore the resilience of UK arable farming

MEDIA RELEASE – University of Gloucestershire researchers explore the resilience of UK arable farming

Researchers from the University of Gloucestershire’s Countryside and Community Research Institute (CCRI) are working with a team of European scientists to develop a novel resilience-enabling framework that can support policy makers and the farming sector to enhance the sustainability and resilience of farms and farming systems.

‘Winner’s story’ for ‘best paper of the year award’ from the Journal of Agricultural Extension and Education

‘Winner’s story’ for ‘best paper of the year award’ from the Journal of Agricultural Extension and Education

We reported back in December that for the second year running a CCRI team of researchers had won the ‘Best Paper of the Year Award’ from the Journal of Agricultural Extension and Education (JAEE). You can now read what the winning team had to say about the award in a ‘winner’s story’ article, published on the Taylor & Francis Group website.

Learning for Sustainable Futures New Project Awards 2015-16

Learning for Sustainable Futures New Project Awards 2015-16

Matt Reed and Chris Short, together with Kenny Lynch and Arran Stibbe of the University of Gloucestershire School of Natural and Social Sciences and School of Humanities, were successful in a bid to the University’s Learning for Sustainable Futures (LSF) scheme in the 2015-16 awards. The grant will be utilized for using Education for Sustainability (EfS) to inform the development of Masters Level Dissertations and cross-faculty research enhancement linked to sustainability.