Why take into account the sustainable farming chief programme?


Resilient & Ready: a groundbreaking, three-year, industry-led programme, supported by LEAF and Corteva, seeks to search out two extra rising, sustainable farming leaders.

Combining the most effective of technical perception and industrial software, taking part farmers will develop their management and administration abilities with a selected give attention to enterprise progress and innovation.

“This programme is all about growing uncooked expertise and investing within the sustainable farming leaders of the longer term; we’re delighted and proud to help it,” says Caroline McCartney, Corteva Project co-lead.

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Resilient & Ready provides a novel mixture of in-field coaching, one-to-one mentoring and entry to administration instruments designed to problem present considering and construct on enterprise resilience.

The profitable candidates will obtain:

  • Training from each LEAF and exterior companions
  • Services, help and trialling alternatives from Corteva
  • On-farm specialist recommendation
  • Communications coaching
  • Benchmarking and monitoring in key facets of sustainability
  • Three years membership of LEAF

Additionally, the undertaking additionally provides the unbelievable alternative to grow to be a LEAF Demonstration Farmer and/or LEAF Marque licensed.


“We know that farmers can carry many constructive, built-in options to key points that the {industry} faces, and it’s paramount that farmers cleared the path in shaping the probabilities for extra round and sustainable meals and farming methods.

“Resilient & Ready has been formed from the very begin from our need to construct future farming leaders. This has to start out at a grass-roots degree. We wish to hear from farmers who’re eager to make a distinction – not solely on their very own companies but additionally at an {industry} degree,” says Will Sibly, Business Relationships Co-ordinator at LEAF.

Applications for Resilient & Ready at the moment are open and shut on 4th November. Download the appliance kind or contact undertaking lead will.sibly@leaf.eco for extra data.