The Woodland Trust

Publication date:

January 2015

Publication type:

Case study



Leaves in blossom front cover

This publication examines the value of trees in improving free range egg production.

It focuses on tree advocate David Brass, CEO of The Lakes Free Range Egg Company, who uses trees as an active part of farm management. Having started tree planting trial schemes on his family farm in 1997, he has come to appreciate the commercial and welfare benefits that trees deliver. 

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