Local Government Association

We are the national voice of local government, working with councils to support, promote and improve

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25 years of the LGA

A quarter of century of the LGA making the case for councils and local communities.

25 years of the LGA

Devon County Council and the Apricot Centre: Future of Farming – Training the next generation of Regenerative Farmers

In January 2021 the Apricot Centre carried out a study that highlighted a huge skills deficit in Regenerative Systems, holding back farmers, growers, and food systems workers from transitioning to regenerative farming methods. Devon County Council supported the Apricot Centre to deliver a pilot training programme, helping local businesses to develop the required skills and to create new jobs in the sector.

Devon County Council and the Apricot Centre: Future of Farming – Training the next generation of Regenerative Farmers