28 May 2018
Agroforestry as sustainable land use

EURAF 2018 CONFERENCE: Opportunity for farmers to attend

10 June 2018
Open Farm Sunday at Sonning Farm

We will be showcasing our trials at Reading University Crops Research Unit



22 May 2018
Organic farming: new EU rules adopted

New regulation to come into effect 1 January 2021

21 May 2018
Defra release organic farming stats for 2017

Organic land area in UK slowly increasing



3 May 2018
Stop the dock!

A new technical guide for reducing docks on farmland

Publications

Dock control: Combining the best methods for successful control

The booklet was produced by FiBL and the English version was adapted by ORC, as part of the OK-NET Arable project. The strategy presented in this technical guide builds on measures to prevent the (further ) establishment of dock plants. Depending on the level of dock infestation, different techniques are recommended for removing and suppressing established docks. Available as free download or to purchase as hard copy here

Organic Potatoes: Cultivating quality – step by step

The booklet was produced by FiBL and the English version was adapted by ORC, as part of the OK-NET Arable project. This guide provides a good basis for achieving high-quality potatoes. Available as free download or to purchase as hard copy here

The basics of soil fertility - shaping our relationship with the soil

English version of FiBL guide adapted by ORC available as hard copy or to download here

Creeping thistle - successful control in organic farming

English version of FiBL guide adapted by ORC available as hard copy or to download here

Sustainability and quality of organic food

English language edition of the FiBL dossier Sustainability and quality of organic food is available to download or to order a hard copy here

ORC publications

The following lists of our publications are available on-line, some giving direct access to copies of the publications:

Regular periodicals and other publications

ORC publishes a number of publications on a regular monthly, quarterly, annual or sometimes less frequent basis, including:

Printed publications available to order

We now have a catalogue (PDF 268KB) of printed publications available from ORC. We are working to make this catalogue available on-line. In the meantime, if you wish to make a credit card payment for your publications, you can do so on-line using our Buy Now payment facility, but please make sure that you make reference to: your publication order, how it was submitted (by post or e-mail) and the date that it was submitted.

Reference to find your order: