When you see the Nature Friendly Farming logo on produce in your supermarket, it means the farmers who produced it follow the Conservation Grade Protocol by developing specific habitats for wildlife in their farmed land. in buying Nature Friendly brands, you’re supporting biodiversity in the UK countryside – boosting Barn Owl populations. Click here to find out more about the brands.
If possible, get to know your local farmer and ask them how they are helping to conserve biodiversity on their land. Let them know about the Conservation Grade scheme, if they haven’t already heard about it.
The BOCN is a network of specialist voluntary advisers who promote a nation-wide habitats creation scheme and advise on installing nest boxes. it aims to increase Barn Owl numbers in the wild to 6000 breeding pairs by the year 2012. Visit their website to learn more about what you can do to help Barn Owls – www.bocn.org