Changing the future of food and farming

Category: Policy

The organic route to a resilient future

An article by ORC's Head of Research Will Simonson has been included in the March/April edition of e-law, published by UKELA (United Kingdom Environmental Law Association) as part of an issue focusing on the Agriculture…
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Why organic – contributing productively to future farming and food policy

New English Organic Forum (EOF) report presents a clear, consolidated and compelling case for organic farming. Produced as an organic industry-wide blueprint, Why organic – contributing productively to future farming and food policy sets out…
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Roadmap to a greener farming future

ORC welcomes Defra's roadmap for a transition to deliver a better, fairer farming system in England. We strongly support the participatory approach and are involved in three of Defra's Environmental Land Management 'Test and Trials'.…
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GM wheat trial fails

Wheat trial failure confirms folly of GM’s sticking plaster approach

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Are organic options being side-lined by Defra?

Is the government ignoring the value of ‘public goods’ in organic farming?

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UK pesticide standards could be slashed in new trade deals

Threat to public health and the environment

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EU targets 25% organic land in Europe by 2030

EU Biodiversity andFarm to Fork strategies unveiled

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Delivering on Net Zero: Scottish Agriculture

Scotland’s agriculture sector can comfortably reduce its greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) by 38% by 2045

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Agroecological transitions

Five case studies of farmers’ experiences published

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Organic Agriculture and the Sustainable Development Goals

Organic can be a solution to achieving SDGs

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