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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.

A map showing a network of agroforestry consultants is now Here

Click here to read more about us.                     See below for publications, seeds and other products.

Plant ordering will go live again in early July for autumn/winter delivery.

Our Next Course:

Our Latest Publication:

Forest Gardening /
Food Forests
Design Course

Learn how to design, implement and maintain a temperate forest garden or food forest, with frequent visits into our 19-year-old established forest garden. June course FULL - next course with spaces 15-17 July 2016

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Trees for Gardens, Orchards and Permaculture

Martin Crawford's new book with a selection of over one hundred of the best productive trees that can be grown in Europe and North America.


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Find everything you need to start your own Forest Garden or Agroforestry project:

Everything about Agroforestry…

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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Sedum kamtshcaticum. Not all Sedums are good to eat but this one is delicious - leaves and flowers great in salads. Can be grown on green roofs as well. ... See MoreSee Less

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The micro forest garden in Dartington. Lush growth of trefoil (Medicago lupulina) just starting to flower with small yellow flowers. There are perennial sweet peas (Lathyrus latifolius) flowering on the fence to left (nitrogen fixer, bee plant) and you can just see young trees. The trefoil has grown very lush - more than usual - so shrubby plants are barely visible but they are still there and ok.

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The micro forest garden in Dartington. Lush growth of trefoil (Medicago lupulina) just starting to flower with small yellow flowers. There are perennial sweet peas (Lathyrus latifolius) flowering on the fence to left (nitrogen fixer, bee plant) and you can just see young trees. The trefoil has grown very lush - more than usual - so shrubby plants are barely visible but they are still there and ok. ... See MoreSee Less

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