7 June 2017
Intercropping field day

Does intercropping provide an untapped opportunity for enhancing arable farming systems?

22 June 2017
Agroforestry 2017

Improving productivity for farmers and foresters



23 May 2017
In-conversion land area on the rise

Defra organic farming stats for 2016 released

15 May 2017
TP Organics: 2017 Call for Organic Innovations

Check out this year's themes & apply!



1 February 2017
The future of UK organic support

Defra minister announces continued support post-Brexit

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