The Agroforestry Research Trust is a non-profit making charity, registered in England, which researches into temperate agroforestry and into all aspects of plant cropping and uses, with a focus on tree, shrub and perennial crops.

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Plant ordering online goes live in July, for deliveries in autumn/winter.

NEW BOOKS ADDED TO OUR STORE: The Forest Garden Greenhouse, Integrated Forest Gardening

You can also read about our new Forest garden greenhouse here.

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Forest Gardening /
Food Forests
Design Course

Learn how to design, implement and maintain a temperate forest garden or food forest. Courses through 2018

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Forest Garden Greenhouse Course

Learn how to make a subtropical growing space. Next course August 2018

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How to grow your own Nuts

Martin Crawford's new book covering all aspects of nut growing for gardeners and small commercial producers. 

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The video below shows a portrait of our Forest Garden, shot in the Spring of 2015.

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Research Site Tours

The Agroforestry Research Trust is inviting interested visitors on a tour of our each of our three sites, led by Martin Crawford. Numbers are limited to 25 adults. Children are welcome as long as they are supervised.

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4 days ago

Agroforestry Research Trust

More signs of spring: (Caltha palustris) by the pond for the bees; primrose (Primula vulgaris) for edible flowers; Golden saxifrage (Chrysosplenium oppositifolium) for edible leaves; Siberian purslane (Claytonia sibirica) for edible leaves, stems and flowers. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

Agroforestry Research Trust

Signs of spring in the forest garden today: Ostrich fern (Matteuccia) with edible shoots; flowering Lungwort (Pulmonaria officinalis) and Berberis for the bees; Dwarf comfrey (Symphytum ibericum) for bees and mineral accumulation. ... See MoreSee Less

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