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Why rural matters more than ever…

The number of people employed by the rural economy

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Village shops close each year

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Domestic food and drink contribution to the UK economy

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British livestock is highly sought after for international breeding

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agricultural contribution to the economy in £millions

of all our drinking water comes from the upland areas of the UK

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Land use across the UK

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Self-sufficiency

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The UK is the 7th largest producer of wool globally

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The rural tourism sector generates £14 billion from 75 million visits per year

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The UK countryside is home to a wide variety of animals

60,000 new entrants are needed in the farming industry in the next decade

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