27 September 2017
ORC FABS annual event

Members event at Bradwell Grove Farm, Glos

5 October 2017
LEAF Intercropping Workshop

Gloucestershire event - save the date



21 September 2017
Towards farmer principles of health

Developing healthy farming systems

19 September 2017
Underutilised Crops

New Factsheet from DIVERSIFOOD project



16 August 2017
Promoting crop diversification in European agriculture

A major 5-year European project ˗ DiverIMPACTS launched

Miss. Rachel Lewis

Job title

Communication Assistant

Contact details

Email prefix: rachel.l (add suffix @organicresearchcentre.com)
Phone: +44 (0)1488 658298 - extn. 553
Postal address: Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 0HR

Academic qualifications

BSc (Hons) Ecology, Aberystwyth University

Main roles and responsibilities

  • Managing the Agricology social media channels, delivering content to followers
  • Producing a monthly newsletter and regular farmer video blogs
  • Building project outreach and public profile through social media and events
  • Supporting Content Editor and Project Manager with the sourcing and uploading of content to the website

Research interests

  • Relationship between agriculture and biodiversity - encouraging best practice farming to improve biodiversity
  • Farm management to reduce the risk of flooding. Particular interest in Natural Flood Management