Rob is an independent commentator and communicator focusing on agriculture, nature conservation, farming, wildlife, forestry, fishing, pollinators, shooting, rewilding. He chairs debates, facilitates dialogue, leads walks, has over 100 letters on the environment published in The Times. He is a practising rural chartered surveyor.
Upcoming. Conversations. Abergavenny Rotary Club Feb 2018. Chair Young Naturalists and Young Farmers conf 4 Nov. Walks Crickhowell Walking Festival March 2018 – 28 Feb: ‘Curlew calling’, 2 March ‘BBC Archers: the dark side’
Previously… ‘Talk on the wild side‘ at The Globe in Hay 18 Oct, Game Fair panel, Confor Woodland Show, Abergavenny Food Festival, CLA at Royal Welsh, National Trust’s rangers day. Chaired: Hay Festival on ‘agri-tech‘ Opinions: curlew blog for RSPB and for Shooting Times. British Ecological Soc’s bulletin. Conflicts in conservation‘ The Field. Letters in The Times on farming, forestry, hedgehogs, rural housing. Farmers Weekly letter. Article: in-depth rewilding for ECOS (pdf)