The Woodland Trust

Publication date:

April 2015

Publication type:

Practical guidance



Role of trees in arable farming guide, spring 2015

This practical guide for arable farmers explains the role of native trees and hedges in farming systems and the benefits they can bring.

These range from increased productivity to cost savings; product diversity to greater resilience.

With many farms facing difficult challenges, we see how planting trees can deliver practical solutions for a range of issues.

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