Catchment Partnership Agricultural Adviser

Shropshire Wildlife Trust
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
NGO/Civil Society
Experience Level: 
Not Specified

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The post-holder will deliver a programme of farmer/agronomist training events, one to one farm visits to promote resource protection and a reduction in diffuse water pollution from agriculture, with a focus on pesticides and nutrients.

The post-holder will aim to raise awareness, improve understanding and acceptance amongst farmers and land managers of diffuse pollution from agriculture and its impact on water quality and the wider water environment.

Engagement with farmers in targeted areas identified by STW will seek to create through a voluntary approach, a sense of ownership and achievement within the farming community in relation to water quality in the catchment.

The post-holder will deliver a programme of farmer/agronomist training events, one to one farm visits to promote resource protection and a reduction in diffuse water pollution from agriculture, with a focus on pesticides and nutrients.

The post-holder will aim to raise awareness, improve understanding and acceptance amongst farmers and land managers of diffuse pollution from agriculture and its impact on water quality and the wider water environment.

Engagement with farmers in targeted areas identified by STW will seek to create through a voluntary approach, a sense of ownership and achievement within the farming community in relation to water quality in the catchment.

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Deadline for applications is 9am on 18th April 2019.

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