Trees on farms really work. Adding trees and hedges into your existing farm system can help your farm become more resilient and cost effective in the face of current environmental conditions. This introductory academy course gives advice on where, when and how to plant trees so that you can reap the benefits.
Modules within this course:
1 Choosing your species
Different tree species lend themselves to achieving different goals and objectives. Find out about which trees best suit your planting plans.
2 How to plant trees
Find out how to prepare ahead of your planting project to ensure you make the most of the trees you are planting.
This step-by-step module guides you through how to plant a tree to make sure they survive and grow to their full potential.
3 Where to plant trees
Planting the right tree in the right place is crucial for you and your farm. Find out more about how to plant in and around your existing farming systems and how planting designs can affect your outcomes.