'Tails' photo essay by Tessa Bunney, Royal Agricultural Show 2004
‘Tails’ photo essay by Tessa Bunney, Royal Agricultural Show 2004

1. UK rural community and farming support organisations

ACRE – Action with Rural Communities in England
ARC/Addington Fund
Carnegie UK Trust
CLA Country Land and Business Association
CRC Commission for Rural Communities
CPRE Council for the Protection of Rural England
DEFRA Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
FACE Farming and Countryside Education
IRH/RHF Institute of Rural Health/Rural Health Forum
LEAF Linking Environment and Farming
NFU National Farmers Union
NFYFC National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs
Plunkett Foundation rural enterprise
RASE Royal Agricultural Society of England
RABI Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution
RYN Rural Youth Network
Soil Association
TFA Tennant Farmers Association
WIRE Women in Rural Enterprise
WI The Women’s Institute

2. UK Arts and Cultural (rural and urban)

ACE Arts Council England
AHA Aunehead Arts Devon
Amber Films/Side Gallery Newcastle
Beaford Arts
Chrysalis Arts, North Yorkshire
Dance East Soildance project
DCMS Department for Cultural Media and Sports
Deveron Arts Aberdeenshire
Grizedale Arts Cumbria
Red Earth international evironmental arts group
Rural Media Company
Steve Messam
VARCA Visual Arts in Rural Communities

3. International rural community and rural arts initiatives

ACRE – Australia
Artfarm – Wim Delvoye
Art in the Public Interest – rural arts contacts
Brown’s Cows Art Projects
Center for Documentary Studies Duke University
Feral Arts Australia
FSA/Library of Congress
IRS – International rural sociology association
Kasteel Groeneveld
Koen van Mechelen, Cosmopolitan chicken project
National Research Centre / Rural Education
New Tendencies – ‘Experimenting the Farm’ 2008 Portugal
Prince Edward County
Osmo Rauhala Finland
Rural Routes Film Festival
Rural Strategies USA
Via Campesina
World Rural Forum
X-PO Rural Arts Project, Ireland