Land Sharing and Sparing

Agroecology in Focus

September 2020
All rights reserved.
Applied research
Key Farming Practices: 
Habitat creation

Listen to the audio

Resource explained: 

In this Agricology podcast, ideas around land sharing and sparing are explored - considering how to balance the need for sustainable food production with the need to protect the environment and wild spaces in the future. It features a discussion that was hosted by Charlotte Smith and recorded as part of NOCC online in partnership with OF&G. Featuring Sue Pritchard from the Food, Farming and Countryside Commission, Roger Kerr from OF&G, Bruce Pearce from the Organic Research Centre, and Vicki Hird from Sustain: The Alliance for Better Food and Farming.

Findings & recommendations: 
  • Access the podcast via alternative platforms here.

  • View an OF&G article and discussion paper that the conversation was framed on here.
Summary provided by: 
Janie Caldbeck