The Team

Rebecca Knowles, Founding Director,

Head of Farm Transitions.

Rebecca has a degree in Agriculture from the University of
Aberdeen. Her past farm experience includes hill sheep and beef;
arable; and market gardening.
Rebecca is based in Aberdeenshire.

Rebecca@farmersforstockfreefarming.org

Sam Eccles, Assistant Director,

Head of Grants and Research.

Sam did his dissertation on the feasibility of veganic farming in
Scotland. He volunteers on a market garden whilst expanding his
interest in food choice and sustainability.
Sam is based in Glasgow.

Sam@farmersforstockfreefarming.org

Laurence Candy, Farmer,

Transition Advisor.

Laurence is a former organic beef and dairy farmer who is currently transitioning to veganic cereal production. Laurence is based in Dorset.

Laurence@farmersforstockfreefarming.org

Mark Wakeling,

Transition Advisor.

Mark has a background in the livestock industry. He
currently lives and works on a farm in
Buckinghamshire.

Mark@farmersforstockfreefarming.org

Angus Dixon, BSc, Forester,

Forestry and Agroforestry Advice and Support.

Angus is a highly experienced freelance forester who advises on forestry/agroforestry projects including map preparation and grant application completion.

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