Soils ‘policy’ is determined by a wide variety of organisation, not limited to national and devolved governments and the various enforcement agencies. Land management is also driven by research and recommendations by NGOs, farming groups, businesses and scientists – calls to action which aim to influence government policy and farmer behaviour and the role of numerous organisation in-between.
The following is a collection of the most authoritative and influential, categorised according to the organisation responsible.
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National Food Strategy Pt1
National Food Strategy
Urgent recommendations to support this country through the turbulence caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, and to prepare for the end of the EU Exit transition period.
Woodland expansion is a potential nature-based solution but must be planned with nature as a priority.
UK Peatland Strategy 2018-2040
International Union for the Conservation of Nature
Peatlands are among the most valuable ecosystems on Earth and a stark example of how important our natural environment is to our wellbeing.