Norfolk FWAG is a not-for-profit organisation which gained charitable status in 2012. Formerly known as Farm Conservation, it is led by a voluntary steering group of farmers and statutory organisations.
The Norfolk FWAG advisers jointly have over 35 years experience of working in the farmed environment in Norfolk and have accumulated an in-depth knowledge of farming systems and the natural environment.
Is your ELS or HLS scheme going to expire in the next few years? Norfolk FWAG is the ideal place to turn to for expert independent conservation advice on the new Countryside Stewardship scheme. We have over 10 years’ experience delivering successful agri-environment schemes. Services we offer include: • Calculation of Environmental Stewardship to Countryside Stewardship transfer value. • Completion of Expression of Interest forms. • Pre-application work including soil sampling and baseline photography. • [...]
FWAG works for us because it’s a very hands-on approach, Henry and Heidi have local knowledge, I can call them and ask them for advice when I need it.
It works because they offer advice, and they have knowledge of farming as well as conservation, they get the balance of both just right. They’ve helped show us how farming and conservation can work hand in hand.
The changes it’s made to the farm and the working environment are great, it’s a pleasure to work with Norfolk FWAG.