Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
26 Sep 2020, 9:30 a.m.

Think you’ve spotted a tree in poor health? Check its symptoms online and report tree pests and diseases through TreeAlert. If it's a concern, @forestrycomm and @forest_research will investigate. https://t.co/uUN3uttaL9 #PlantHealthWeek #IYPH2020 https://t.co/t0KvUTQw9I


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
26 Sep 2020, 8 a.m.

Not long left to apply for the Green Recovery Challenge Fund! The fund, delivered by @HeritageFundUK, will create thousands of jobs while protecting wildlife, tackling climate change and connecting people with nature🍂 Apply now: https://t.co/xZDach66fl https://t.co/msZbqrkWZt


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
25 Sep 2020, 3:07 p.m.

Shopping this weekend? Remember to shop safely… 😷 wear a face covering ↔ keep your distance from others ✅ follow advice in store #HandsFaceSpace #coronavirus https://t.co/kSzR7khM3L


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
25 Sep 2020, 1:38 p.m.

Did you know, woodland pests and diseases are hidden in soil and leaf debris, which can spread by sticking to the bottom of boots, buggies and paws? To protect our woodlands, clean these after visiting. More tips here: https://t.co/eJyaFW6rtR #PlantHealthWeek #IYPH2020 https://t.co/kqJnl09zvW


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 Sep 2020, 6 p.m.

Heading out to a pub or restaurant? Remember to… 👋 meet in groups of six or less 😷 wear your face covering when you're not eating or drinking ✅ follow the rules of the venue #HandsFaceSpace #coronavirus https://t.co/v3hNCO3k48


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 Sep 2020, 4:18 p.m.

Environment Secretary, George Eustice, emphasised the need for global action to tackle biodiversity loss and the importance of nature in mitigating climate change as he spoke at the ‘Biodiversity Beyond 2020’ event, hosted by China. Find out more here: https://t.co/PGTN7M08FN


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 Sep 2020, 2:51 p.m.

We welcome today's @WCL_News study on invasive species. Invasive non-native species not only challenge the survival of some of our rarest species but damage our natural ecosystems. Read our response here: https://t.co/DdGdCKIM4t


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 Sep 2020, 2 p.m.

If we protect nature, nature will protect us. Our Minister @ZacGoldsmith is today highlighting the importance of nature-based solutions at the @Nature4Climate event, as we prepare to host @COP26 next year. Learn more: https://t.co/i5hcx8KfNb #NatureForLife @UNDP @UNEP https://t.co/nkdUuasQuc


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 Sep 2020, 1:45 p.m.

With thanks to @37squadron, @spainshall and @arugglesbrise for your contributions 👏


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 Sep 2020, noon

A pair of beavers on Spains Hall Estate have built over a dozen dams, holding up almost 2 Olympic swimming pools of water! Manager and owner Archie Ruggles-Brise tells us how these busy beavers are a nature-based solution to flood management #NatureForLife #UNGA https://t.co/uWhaqBEvLw


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 Sep 2020, 10:30 a.m.

To coincide with #UNGA75 & leading up to @UNBiodiversity Summit, 30+ of the world's #ForNature organisations partnered to create #NatureForLife Hub - a virtual space where leaders will showcase nature-based solutions. Find out more: https://t.co/dYFZryB5py #PeopleForPlanet https://t.co/WL9OTpl4eP


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 Sep 2020, 10:06 a.m.

With thanks to: @PlasticWaive, @CitytoSea_, @nataliefee, and @RSPCA_official for your contributions.


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
24 Sep 2020, 9:21 a.m.

This is devastating. #PlasticPollution puts our wildlife and environment at risk. Take simple action: ✅ Always bin disposable face coverings and gloves ♻️ Use reusable face coverings where you can ➡️ https://t.co/pc9WM3wHh4 #KeepItBinIt #RespectProtectEnjoy #coronavirus https://t.co/31PMEjEVPP


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
23 Sep 2020, 1:49 p.m.

There has been widespread media coverage of the ongoing @GreenpeaceUK action at Dogger Bank Special Area of Conservation 🌊🐟 We are committed to bolstering the health of our precious Marine Protected Areas. Read more 👇 https://t.co/jjpkrafON1


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
23 Sep 2020, 11 a.m.

Equine microchipping in England will be compulsory from 1 October. Microchipping helps to: 🐴 find your horse if it's lost or stolen 🐴 identify an owner if a horse is mistreated 🐴 track a horse through the food chain More information: https://t.co/tuQgpXeWUq https://t.co/M3XdiS5Bvi


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
23 Sep 2020, 9:38 a.m.

Do you know how to tell if a new plant is healthy? Watch @PippaGreenwood’s top tips on what to look out for when buying new plants. Buying responsibly helps to ensure you’re buying plants that last 🌱 #PlantHealthWeek #IYPH2020 @HTAnews https://t.co/wBeq6aS9AS


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
22 Sep 2020, 2:31 p.m.

Seafood businesses, there are just 100 days left until the end of the UK's transition period Find out what you need to do to prepare: https://t.co/dBBnbnpSA8 https://t.co/oXjslRkoyh


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
22 Sep 2020, 1:39 p.m.

Our #IllegalWildlifeTrade Challenge Fund has funded 26 projects that have protected rhinos, ranging from counter poaching operations to supporting local communities 🦏 On #WorldRhinoDay find out more about what we’re doing to combat wildlife crime here: https://t.co/VP5o2zbDND https://t.co/bnIgwf0GGe


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
22 Sep 2020, 12:15 p.m.

On today’s blog, we look at recent coverage on food supply: https://t.co/VFAiTKf2TT


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
22 Sep 2020, 11:22 a.m.

On today's blog we look into our announcement that the government is extending the Property Flood Resilience (PFR) scheme https://t.co/9whU5dJMRm


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
21 Sep 2020, 4:09 p.m.

Over on the blog, we look into coverage on government’s progress to ban peat burning: https://t.co/HXnLVpeVPZ


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
21 Sep 2020, 1:34 p.m.

Over on today's blog, we look into our announced ban on the use of metaldehyde, a pesticide commonly used to control slugs: https://t.co/Qbli0Xhi2v


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
21 Sep 2020, 1:20 p.m.

We can all play our part in keeping plants healthy, including children, this National #PlantHealthWeek 🌱 Help kids learn about plant health through our activity book Izzy the Inspector, created with @APHAgovuk Download your free copy here: https://t.co/Bw1npuAC2R #IYPH2020 https://t.co/EEwtdsXOPT


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
21 Sep 2020, 7:26 a.m.

It's National Plant Health Week! 🌱 Plants are a precious natural resource that sustains life, but they also face threats from pests or diseases. Watch our video to find out why plants are so important and how you can help keep them healthy. #PlantHealthWeek #IYPH2020 https://t.co/KA8jWNsZ5P


Tweet
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
18 Sep 2020, 5:38 p.m.

During dry weather, the risk of #wildfires increases 🔥 This weekend, don't have fires or barbecues in the countryside. Please RT to share the message. https://t.co/PjRU66wShj