South West Agroecology Network
This is a network that brings together farmers, researchers and those working in the third sector (charities & think tanks) on agroecology. The aim of this network is to co-create collaborative research that has a direct impact for farmers and works to influence the adoption of agroecology in the South West.
We began in 2020 with an open enquiry:
'what do you understand by agroecology?'
That winter, we met online to reach consensus on research gaps in the region:
In summer 2021, we decided research priorities and network groups in person: