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Convert or revert arable land to permanent grassland
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 8 studies
Convert or revert arable land to permanent grassland
Create beetle banks
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 24 studies
Create beetle banks
Create corn bunting plots
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Create corn bunting plots
Create rotational grass or clover leys
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Create rotational grass or clover leys
Create skylark plots
Beneficial Based on: 11 studies
Create skylark plots
Implement 'mosaic management', a Dutch agri-environment option
Evidence not assessed Based on: 2 studies
Implement 'mosaic management', a Dutch agri-environment option
Increase crop diversity
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Increase crop diversity
Leave overwinter stubbles
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 20 studies
Leave overwinter stubbles
Leave unharvested cereal headlands in arable fields
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Leave unharvested cereal headlands in arable fields
Plant cereals in wide-spaced rows
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 5 studies
Plant cereals in wide-spaced rows
Plant crops in spring rather than autumn
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 9 studies
Plant crops in spring rather than autumn
Plant more than one crop per field (intercropping)
Evidence not assessed Based on: 5 studies
Plant more than one crop per field (intercropping)
Plant nettle strips
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Plant nettle strips
Reduce tillage
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 46 studies
Reduce tillage
Sow rare or declining arable weeds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Sow rare or declining arable weeds
Take field corners out of management
Evidence not assessed Based on: 1 study
Take field corners out of management
Undersow spring cereals, with clover for example
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Undersow spring cereals, with clover for example
Use 1% barley in wheat crops for corn buntings
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use 1% barley in wheat crops for corn buntings
Use new crop types to benefit wildlife (such as perennial cereal crops)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use new crop types to benefit wildlife (such as perennial cereal crops)

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