Education news around the UK

21 September 2021

Cornish young farmer praised for advancing farm safety

15 September 2021

Maria Warne utilises her large social media following

Scottish farmers urged to donate lamb for school initiative

14 September 2021

'Bank a lamb' for St Andrew's Day initiative

Bear Grylls and others urged to teach Countryside Code

10 September 2021

Youth leaders encouraged to use new resources

New red meat educational resources for Welsh pupils

7 September 2021

The package provides support for teachers

Education secure at Low Beckside as farm sale completes

3 September 2021

Education charity buys Newton Rigg's farm

AgriWebb Academy encourages digital farm management

2 September 2021

The education programme upskills farmers

Farmer needed to head next year's Love Lamb Week

27 August 2021

Search is on to find 'Face of Love Lamb'

Applications now open for Pig Industry Scholarship scheme

12 August 2021

Firms can take on an agricultural student

Aberdeen crop trial field to be dug up and transported

11 August 2021

Move aims to preserve its 'unique' soil management

Oxford Farming Conference's 'Breaking Barriers' scholarship opens

10 August 2021

The scholarship will support two individuals

SRUC to open vertical farm to boost sector's skills

9 August 2021

The project will grow more local produce

Cumbrian land-based training provider to deliver new courses

17 July 2021

Horticulture & dairy courses to launch from Sept

Farming groups welcome call for better food education

16 July 2021

Calls for a reboot of food education in UK

'Make teaching the Countryside Code compulsory'

15 July 2021

Government urged to put Code in curriculum

Countryside Code: Resources launched to educate young people

7 July 2021

The pack will better teach 'the Code'

Newton Rigg's farm secured by educational charity

6 July 2021

Land-based learning at site set to continue

Applying organic materials scheme to show duty of care

5 July 2021

Contractors urged to take part in scheme

Princess Anne opens new Harper Adams University facility

30 June 2021

She opened the new £8.6m Veterinary Education Centre

MPs warn dwindling skills provision will impact UK farming

30 June 2021

Committee calls on national strategy from government

First-of-its-kind safety course for farmers to launch

30 June 2021

Highlights importance of non-technical skills

Children in Scotland asked to create farm safety posters

23 June 2021

Competition will run through summer holidays

Nuffield launches new award in memory of 'farming icon'

21 June 2021

Frank Arden Award to promote agri leadership

Agriculture can bridge STEM skills gap, organisations say

9 June 2021

Farming education 'a solution' to skills gap

Welsh farmers urged to join this year's Agri Academy

7 June 2021

Programme opens for applications until 30 June

Scaled-down Open Farm Sunday for 2021, organisers say

25 May 2021

LEAF says 'size does matter this year'

Farming lessons 'positively impacts' pupil's education

24 May 2021

NFU says farming can deliver STEM lessons

NI government to pump £10m into new beef facilities

13 May 2021

Existing facilities 'no longer fit for purpose'

New campaign to explore agricultural leadership training

10 May 2021

Social media campaign to look at leadership training

NI agricultural college CAFRE sees £75m investment

7 May 2021

Investment will 'underpin future sustainable growth'

Looming 'skills crisis' amid dwindling land-based provision

30 April 2021

Newton Rigg serves as 'vivid example', MPs warn