Tag: soil

Improving water quality in the Ribble Valley

Improving water quality in the Ribble Valley

Posted by Jayne Mann

We were delighted to have seen Ribble Rivers Trust featured the BBC's The One Show this week, talking about water quality testing and solutions to some of the most common pollution problems with our rivers. Shown on Monday 4th March 2019, the programme detailed how Ribble Rivers Trust had found…

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Michael Gove visits The Wye and Usk Foundation

Michael Gove visits The Wye and Usk Foundation

Posted by Jayne Mann

On the 25th of May, Michael Gove, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, paid a visit to The Wye and Usk Foundation in response to the Saving the Earth report we launched last month in partnership with the Angling Trust and WWF. Local farmer, Chris Norman from…

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Saving the earth – a sustainable future for soils and water

Saving the earth – a sustainable future for soils and water

Posted by Jayne Mann

Soil is currently being destroyed ten times faster than it's being created. This is not only¬†putting the farming sector at risk and costing England & Wales ¬£1.2 billion a year, but is affecting the health of our rivers. A new report by WWF, The Rivers Trust and The Angling Trusts…

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