LEAF Edu­ca­tion and Pub­lic Engage­ment Con­fer­ence 2018

Engag­ing young peo­ple in food and farm­ing is vital­ly impor­tant; both to the future of the agri­cul­tur­al indus­try as well as for their own health and well­be­ing. At the LEAF Edu­ca­tion and Pub­lic Engage­ment Con­fer­ence we heard first hand from teenagers their point of view.

Engaging Teenagers With Farming: Listening. Learning. Leading.

Held on 16th October 2018 at Rothamsted Research, West Common, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 2JQ

Engaging young people in food and farming is vitally important; both to the future of the agricultural industry as well as for their own health and wellbeing.

A summary of the survey results presented at the conference can be found at https://bit.ly/2COH7vQ

Following the outcomes of the research programme, a new road-map for teenager outreach is being drawn up by LEAF Education in consultation with the agri-food industry, based on five key priority themes:

Speakers:

Click here to view the live blog from the event.

Click here to read the press release launching the pioneering research by LEAF Education.

Event Gallery