Roland has worked as a Farm Conservation Adviser in Somerset and Devon for over 20 years. He has completed a large number of successful stewardship agreements, and provides practical advice and support to help farmers implement the work required. Roland has a particular interest and experience of farm woodland management and tree planting schemes.

He also has a good working knowledge of farm compliance issues, such as soil risk planning and NVZ's. Roland has developed and worked on a number of projects including stewardship scheme uptake, farm plastic recycling and invasive species control.