Jordans Sustainable Agriculture Bursary ‘Career Lifeline’ session
May 11, 2021
The ‘Career Lifeline’ sessions happen quarterly and simply consist of someone working in agriculture talking to the students about their careers so far and sharing their top tips and learnings.
New Farmers Guardian campaign highlights how Agriculture and British Farmers Can bring the nation together
May 11, 2021
Today (April 30) marks the launch of Farmers Guardian’s #FarmingCan campaign to showcase what farming delivers for the nation and how it can be a key block as the country rebuilds from the pandemic.
His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh KG KT 1921 – 2021
April 9, 2021
The Board of Trustees and staff at The Prince’s Countryside Fund extend our deepest condolences to Her Majesty The Queen, our Patron HRH The Prince of Wales, and all members of the Royal Family on the death of HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
Lucky for some! 13 new rural grant recipients announced by The Prince’s Countryside Fund
April 6, 2021
£89,301 has been awarded to 13 projects across the UK.
Agricultural transition: Getting ready for change
March 12, 2021
Keith Halstead, Executive Director of the Prince’s Countryside Fund and Harriet Wilson, Agriculture Manager for McDonald’s UK and Ireland opened the Agricultural Transition – Getting Ready for Change webinar on Tuesday 9th March.
Farm Support Group Seminar with YANA and The Farmer Network
March 4, 2021
The March edition of the monthly Farm Support Groups online seminars saw Veronica Waller from The Farmer Network and Melinda Raker from YANA give inspirational talks about the work and plans of their organisations.
Waitrose Duchy Organic reaches £30m charitable milestone for The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Fund
March 1, 2021
Record sales and a new look for UK’s largest organic supermarket brand.
We are inviting innovative projects that address rural community resilience to apply for grant funding
February 18, 2021
The Prince's Countryside Fund (PCF) opened for grant applications of up to £10,000 on Thursday 18th February thanks to support from players of People’s Postcode Lottery and the NFU Mutual Charitable Trust.
Farmers Weekly Lifetime Achievement Award for our Patron, HRH The Prince of Wales
February 8, 2021
We are delighted that our Patron, HRH The Prince of Wales, has been awarded the Farmers Weekly Lifetime Achievement Award for his unique and special contribution to farming. We, The Prince’s Countryside Fund, are just a small part of the immense, overall contribution that The Prince of Wales has been making for many years.
McDonald’s and The Prince’s Countryside Fund helping farmers get ‘Ready for Change’
December 12, 2020
McDonald’s UK and Ireland and The Prince’s Countryside Fund (the Fund) successfully launched their joint programme of support for farming families last month.