CFE helps farming businesses, by signposting to best practice in soil management, crop nutrition and pesticide use.
CFE helps farmers support the natural environment, whilst farming productively.
CFE gives farmers the opportunity to demonstrate their ‘green credentials’ to the rest of the industry and the general public
CFE is a partnership approach, supported by organisations engaged in agriculture and the environment and voluntary industry-led initiatives.
Part of Natural England, Catchment Sensitive Farming (CSF) raises awareness of diffuse pollution from agriculture by giving free farm visits, training and advice to farmers in selected areas in England. The aim of the advice is to improve the environmental performance of farms.
Advice is only available in high priority areas for water quality.
As experts in business, the FSB offers their members a wide range of vital business services including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice in government. Their mission is to help smaller businesses achieve their ambitions.
The local Herefordshire branch can be accessed via the website below.
Impetus help businesses with start up loans and business development loans in Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and across the West Midlands.
Creating a sustainable local economy their loans can help even if you’ve been turned away by the high street lenders.
They also provide business finance mentoring
The voice of British farming. The NFU aim to give farmers a voice and protect their way of life now and in the future. Their purpose is to champion British agriculture and horticulture, to campaign for a stable and sustainable future for British farmers and to secure the best possible deal for their members.