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CLA North: Breakfast Seminar - Balancing Economy and Ecology Great Yorkshire Show, 12th July

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Breakfast Seminar – What are the challenge and opportunities for Biodiversity Net Gain and Neutrality?

This seminar will focus on sustainability related to Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) and Nutrient Neutrality (NN) and its relevance to farmers and landowners. Presentations will be followed by a Q&A session

Breakfast rolls, teas and coffees will be provided. Please register your attendance to avoid disappointment and for catering purposes.

  • Martin Hanson, Head of Agriculture at HSBC, will set out his thoughts on the ‘direction of travel’ in relation to natural capital and how sustainability will potentially define future agricultural financing
  • Calum Gillhespy, Director at GSC Grays, will present some practical examples to root the policy in ‘real life’ whilst also referring to insights gathered from their Farm Business Advice Service
  • Susan Twining, CLA Chief Land Use Policy Adviser, will briefly explore existing policy developments, as well as potential future trends regarding BNG and NN, and the implications for land use

Please note that registering your attendance at this CLA event does not offer free entry to the Great Yorkshire Show.  All attendees will need to purchase show tickets in advance here in order to gain entrance to the show. The tickets are day specific and will not be for sale at the door. CLA farmer members can purchase discounted tickets for the show. More information on this can be found here.

Delegate names and business names (where appropriate) will be shared with the sponsors in advance of this event. No other information will be shared.

Members and guests requiring assistance to register or for further information, contact Rachael Clayton by telephoning 01748 90 7070.


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Event Details

Wednesday 12 July 2023
8:00AM - 9:30AM
CLA Stand at Yorkshire Show, Yorkshire Showground , HG2 8NZ
Free of charge (but booking is essential)