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7th NNFCC Annual Conference - Green Supply Chain 2010 (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 13 May 2010 - 10:38am
4th November 2010 4th - 5th November   This year’s conference focuses on integration between the biorenewable sectors. It provides a unique opportunity to see a synthesis of the biorenewables industry, from field, to markets, to waste and back again.
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RDPE for Professionals (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 13 May 2010 - 9:47am
9th June 2010 This informative event on the RDPE funding is aimed at professionals such as Land Agents, Bank Managers, Accountants, Solicitors etc. There will be presentations from representatives on the following funding streams. 
  • The Strategic Investment Grant
  • The Rural Enterprise
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Family Business Growth Conference 2010 (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 13 May 2010 - 9:39am
22nd June 2010 The conference will present and discuss the latest research and thinking on mergers and acquisitions in a recession with a focus on both financial and management strategies.  The purpose of the conference is threefold:  
  • Highlighting current and leading research in area of mergers and acquisitions with emphasis on family busines...
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Our Coast and Public Health Conference (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 12 May 2010 - 4:17pm
16th June 2010 16th and 17th June.  This conference provides a unique opportunity to explore, discuss and debate public health, marine and coastal environment, tourism and infrastructure issues around coastal communities. The workshop runs over two days, (delegates have the choice of attending for one or both days) and includes the latest discussion on a number of hot topics...
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Climate Change and Peak Oil - Why we should act now (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 12 May 2010 - 4:09pm
8th June 2010 A one-day seminar, exhibition and debate from the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM).   The day will focus on the complex and politically sensitive issues of climate change adaptation and mitigation and peak oil. It will give delegates an opportunity to both explore and challenge current thinking, to network, and t...
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On-Farm Energy Generation (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 28 April 2010 - 4:29pm
22nd June 2010 Securing revenue streams from land-based energy. 22nd - 23rd June On-Farm Energy Generation is an area that is receiving a great deal of interest as the agricultural sector increasingly looks towards alternative resources to maximize the return from their land.  It is becoming more attractive as more incentives become available, and the ever topical issue of c...
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Global Food Security – Using Research to Ensure the Security of the World’s Food (News Article)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 28 April 2010 - 3:21pm
A new project had been created by the UK’s main public funders of food-related research and training. The project, Global Food Security, will look at the challenge of providing the world’s growing population with a sustainable, secure supply of good quality food using less land and fewer resources. The project’s sponsors and partners include five Research Councils (work...
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Langford Food Industry Conference (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 28 April 2010 - 1:01pm
30th June 2010 Two days: 30th June - 1st July   Nutrition and climate change: major issues confronting the meat industry in 2010   This conference aims to present a balanced view on the two main issues confronting the meat industry: what are the implications of meat consumption and production for the health of consumers and the environment? Eminent speakers will examine the ev...
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Carbon Neutrality and PAS 2060 Conference (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 28 April 2010 - 12:43pm
18th May 2010 18th - 19th May   Learn how to become carbon neutral and to develop carbon neutral products and services.   Key features and benefits:
  • Gain a clear understanding of the steps involved in becoming carbon neutral and how this improves your competitive advantage
  • Hear how to maximize the advantages of reducing your carbon emissions and ...
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Eco Fair - Thornbury (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 27 April 2010 - 5:24pm
22nd May 2010 There will be stalls selling sustainable goods and services, demonstrations, information stalls and food and drink
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Uplands ELS - Workshop and Presentation (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 5:15pm
3rd June 2010 Natural England event for Uplands landowners and managers Natural England are running a presentation and workshop on how to fill out Uplands Entry Level Scheme (UELS) application forms.   If you would like to attend, you will need to have received your application packs and will need to register. You can register by phone on 0113 230 3753 or by email to farmevents@nat...
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Uplands ELS - Workshop and Presentation (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 5:10pm
1st June 2010 Natural England event for Uplands landowners and managers Natural England are running a presentation and workshop on how to fill out Uplands Entry Level Scheme (UELS) application forms.   If you would like to attend, you will need to have received your application packs and will need to register. You can register by phone on 0113 230 3753 or by email to farmevents@nat...
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Uplands ELS - Workshop and Presentation (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 5:06pm
28th May 2010 Natural England event for Uplands landowners and managers Natural England are running a presentation and workshop on how to fill out Uplands Entry Level Scheme (UELS) application forms.   If you would like to attend, you will need to have received your application packs and will need to register. You can register by phone on 0113 230 3753 or by email to farmevents@natu...
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Uplands ELS - Workshop and Presentation (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 5:02pm
27th May 2010 Natural England event for Uplands landowners and managers Natural England are running a presentation and workshop on how to fill out Uplands Entry Level Scheme (UELS) application forms. If you would like to attend, you will need to have received your application packs and will need to register. You can register by phone on 0113 230 3753 or by email to farmevents@naturalengl...
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Uplands ELS - Workshop and Presentation (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 4:58pm
26th May 2010 Natural England event for Uplands landowners and managers Natural England are running a presentation and workshop on how to fill out Uplands Entry Level Scheme (UELS) application forms.   If you would like to attend, you will need to have received your application packs and will need to register. You can register by phone on 0113 230 3753 or by email to farmevents@natu...
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Footsteps to Resilience 2010 (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 4:47pm
4th June 2010 4th - 6th June   Transition Cornwall Network, Cornwall Council, Eden Project, Regen SW and The Co-operative Group have organised a 3-day convention to be held at Eden.   The weekend includes a choice of practical workshops covering a range of interesting issues including smaller scale renewable energy projects, local procur...
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Uplands ELS - Workshops and Presentations (News Article)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 4:10pm
During May & June, Natural England are running a series of presentations and workshops on how to fill out Uplands Entry Level Scheme (UELS) application forms. If you would like to attend, you will need to have received your application packs and will need to register for your preferred event. You can register by phone on 0113 230 3753 or by email to farmevents@naturalengland.org.uk, quoting...
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The Cornish Fish Producers Organisation (CFPO) applies for MSC eco-label to boost hake sales (News Article)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 3:57pm
The CFPO, set up in 1976 as a non-profit co-operative, today has 210 vessel-owning members and represents the views of Cornish fishermen locally, nationally and internationally.  Showing their continuing commitment to sustainable fisheries they have announced the start of the assessment for the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) eco-label for the Cornish gill-net hake fishery. Hake has been...
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Sustainable Access to Countryside Attractions (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 2:28pm
11th June 2010 Tourism is a major contributor to economic prosperity - especially with the boom in people holidaying at home in the UK. This event pulls together the varied strands of sustainable visitor travel - making the links between tourism and transport, emphasising the need for cooperation between departments: Highways and Passenger Transport, Countryside and Economic Developmen...
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A Bit of a Do 2010 - Bee Keeping (Event)

The Rural Enterprise Gateway - 26 April 2010 - 1:06pm
18th September 2010 An event for Beekeepers. The day will consist of lectures, workshops and demonstrations.   The keynote speaker is Norman Carreck from the University of Sussex. Admission is by ticket only.  These are obtainable from Bernie Doeser 01736 763876 or bernie@doeser.org or consult the West Cornwall Beekeepers' Association website.
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