LEAF- Linking Environment And Farming
Dates: since 1991
Number of demo farms : 40 LEAF Demonstration Farms and 11 Innovation Centers
Sectors: Arable, Livestock, Horticulture (Soft fruits and field veg), Viticulture (Grapes)
LEAF Demonstration Farms are working, commercial farms practising Integrated Farm Management (IFM).
Main outputs :
LEAF Demonstration Farmers communicate, discuss and demonstrate IFM best practice amongst other farmers and also play a critical role in promoting sustainable farming to wider groups such as politicians, industry and students.
LEAF Innovation Centres are research organisations whose work supports the research, evidence, development and promotion of Integrated Farm Management.