At LEAF we hold a range of events throughout the year, we will provide links on this page to useful, sharable links from each event, such as presentations, photographs and press releases.Find Out More
Teenagers have the potential to accelerate and achieve sustainable development in their communities and beyond. With their unique sets of skills and perspectives in today’s ever-evolving world, they remain at the frontlines of innovation and change. LEAF’s second Education and Public Engagement Conference brings together a range of speakers including researchers and markeing experts through to educationalists, farmers and conservationists to explore practical and effective solutions to better engage teenagers with farming, food and the natural environment.
As more and more companies from across the food supply chain extend their commitment to responsible business practices, the 2017 LEAF Marque Summit asked whether we are doing enough to market our sustainability achievements and aspirations. Exploring our effectiveness in building consumer awareness and trust, and asking how we can work more effectively together to promote our collective sustainable commitments.
LEAF’s IFM Conference 2017 drew on the research and demonstration activities of the LEAF Network to assess the current role technology plays in Integrated Farm Management, and looked ahead to what new technology will offer IFM in the future. The precision, accuracy and marginal gains offered by many new techniques and promised by upcoming research, will be critical when continually evaluating and improving IFM as a whole farm level approach. Researchers from our Innovation Centers highlighted some of the latest advances in technology and LEAF Demonstration Farmers set out how this technology translates at a practical farming level.