27 February 2018
Wonderful woodchip!

A practical one day workshop on using ramial woodchip, woodchip compost etc.

27 March 2018
CFE Hedge event at Elm Farm

Make hedge management work for your business & the environment



14 February 2018
Organic sector booming worldwide

57.8 million ha of organic land - The organic market grows to almost 90 billion US Dollars

13 February 2018
Addressing the crisis for new entrants to farming

Ecological Land Cooperative campaign for donations of land for new entrants to ecological agriculture.



7 February 2018
OK-Net EcoFeed for 100% organic feed

Changes to EU organic regulation triggers ‘grow local’ research for feeding pigs and poultry

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14 February 2018: Organic sector booming worldwide
57.8 million ha of organic land - The organic market grows to almost 90 billion US Dollars

13 February 2018: Addressing the crisis for new entrants to farming
Ecological Land Cooperative campaign for donations of land for new entrants to ecological agriculture.

9 February 2018: UK organic market celebrates sixth year of growth
The Soil Association’s 2018 Organic Market Report is out

7 February 2018: EIP-AGRI Brochure Organic is operational
Organic inspiration for European agriculture

18 January 2018: OK-Net EcoFeed launched
New project launched for organic pig and poultry farmers to find solutions for 100% use of organic and regional feed

17 January 2018: Agroforestry innovation leaflets published
Factsheets produced by AGFORWARD on Innovation and best practice

16 January 2018: Challenges of organic arable farming
Free online course on OK-Net Arable

15 January 2018: Organic movement unites against new GM techniques
The global organic food and farming movement calls for the regulation of new genetic engineering techniques as GMOs

10 January 2018: For whom? Questioning the food and farming research agenda
New report from the Food Ethics Council

10 January 2018: Mixing it up: leys, livestock & arable
Farmer-led innovation provides policy inspiration at Agricology field day

19 December 2017: ORC Bulletin 123 on its way!
And Bulletin 122 available for free download

11 December 2017: Soil Farmer of the Year competition
Entries open for 2018

15 November 2017: Organic can feed the world but the food system needs changes
Strategies for feeding the world more sustainably with organic agriculture

10 November 2017: Hydroponics and organic farming
UK fears US decision on organic hydroponics post-Brexit

26 October 2017: Diversity in crop production
ORC Farmer and Business Supporters’ Group 3rd Annual Gathering