Sustainability Topics

With an unprecedented number of challenges facing the farming industry, from price pressures to responding to an everchanging climate, unpacking what the road to resilience looks like on-farm has never been more pressing. Here, we have collated our key features at CropTec Show 2021 relating to climate-change and sustainability to help the arable industry move forward.

Sustainability Seminar & Hub Sessions

Join the experts in sustainability seminar sessions and discover essential farming practises in a changing climate.

  • Building a healthy soil system to boost productivity and stabilise carbon – Dr Elizabeth Stockdale – Head of Farming Systems Research, NIAB in the Soil Health seminar
  • Making nitrogen work smarter and improving farming’s carbon footprint – Dr Daniel Kindred – Head of Agronomics and Crop Physiology Research Scientist, ADAS in the Crop Nutrition Seminar
  • Combating environmental extremes and cultivating climate change resilience – Thomas Gent – Gentle Farming Founder & Head of Carbon Credit Sales, Agreena in the Soil Health seminar
  • Making the case for regenerative agriculture: offering solutions to pressing challenges around soil health, climate change resilience and sustainability – Ed Horton, Ben Taylor-Davies & Will Goff in the Regenerative Agriculture Lunchtime Debate
  • Why carbon matters to your money and reaching net-zero targets – Harley Stoddart – Senior Agri-Environment Scientist in the Cost Management Hub
  • How to optimise nitrogen use and reduce your carbon footprint – James Holmes – Senior Environmental Scientist in the Cost Management Hub
  • Transforming Food Production Hub – UKRI’s £90m Transforming Food Production programme aims to help the agricultural sector grow economically with less environmental impact
  • The importance of plant breeding in a regenerative ag system – Jonathan Hodgson in the Plant Breeding Hub
  • Sustainable Farming Incentive Pilot – Caroline Nicholls, Pilot Participant Engagement Team Lead – Sustainable Farming Incentive in the Future Farming Hub

Sustainability Exhibitors

The CropTec Show proudly brings together a host of exhibitors offering their unmissable products and services relating to sustainable farming.