Rob is an independent commentator and communicator focusing on agriculture, nature conservation, farming, wildlife, forestry, fishing, pollinators, shooting, rewilding. He’s had 108 letters on the environment in The Times, chairs debates, facilitates dialogue, and is a rural chartered surveyor.
Latest letter on hedgehogs
Upcoming. Walks Talgarth Walking Festival 1 May, Walk/talk for National Trust’s rangers autumn. Talks Gwent Wildlife Trust 28 March. Abergavenny Civic Soc 8 May. Hay Festival debate green 25 May agri-tech (details to come). Chair at Focus on Nature and Young Farmers 4 Nov.
Previously… spoke at BNHC’s ‘Communicate’, with Wye and Usk farmers, talk on rewilding to CPRW, Crickhowell Walking Festival. Chair: discussion on govt’s Pollinator Strategy. Opinions: British Ecological Soc’s bulletin. Conflicts in conservation‘ The Field. Letters on farming, forestry and rural housing and in Farmers Weekly Article: rewilding in ECOS (pdf) Review of Ethical Carnivore (pdf) for Countryfile Mag.