The Role of Agroecology in Sustainable Intensification
The new study, ‘The Role of Agroecology in Sustainable Intensification,’ undertaken by the Organic Research Centre with the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust, was commissioned by the inter-agency Land Use Policy Group (LUPG) and funded by Scottish Natural Heritage and Natural Resources Wales. The study found that agroecological practices and and systems, including integrated farming, organic farming and agroforestry, can help maintain agricultural productivity and enhance the environment.
What is sustainable intensification – does organic farming fit the bill?
Presentation at 9th Organic Producers’ Conference: Practical research and innovation – diversity in practice
Food security, sustainable intensification and the role of organic agriculture, agroecology and low external-input systems (
Presentation at 7th Organic Producers’ Conference: Making producer-led innovation a reality