Promoting FREE advice service:

Natural England promotes FREE advice service TWO new dates in north of England – when Natural England will be promoting the new Organic Conversion Information Service (OCIS) See EVENTS for details of these December meetings on how to access the FREE on-farm advice service. These meetings are aimed at bringing FARMERS and GROWERS, key advisers, and stakeholders up to speed on the new service. They will be half-day events that will include presentations on what the service and the Organic Entry Level Stewardship (OELS) can offer. These will be combined with a farm walk to illustrate the kinds of issues that are covered as part of an on-farm visit. Copies of the very detailed OCIS information pack will be available to all who attend these events – which are free of charge. Light refreshments will also be available Thursday 11th December Abberwick Farm, Alnwick Tuesday 16th December Green Lane Farm, nr Richmond, Yorks To register for any of these events contact Gillian Woodward on 01488 658279 or email. To request a FREE visit without attending an event contact the Helpline on 0800 980 0048 or check out the details on

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