3 October 2019
Beneficial insects in organic greenhouses

Workshop for growers at Northdown Orchard, Hants

23 October 2019
Soil nutrient management

A workshop with Mark Measures



17 September 2019
The Diversification Cluster web page has been launched!

Six Horizon 2020 projects are working together in the crop diversification cluster

10 September 2019
Agroforestry benefits natural enemies and pollinators

Evaluating the effects of integrating trees into temperate arable systems on pest control and pollination



21 March 2019
In adversity, what are farmers doing to be more resilient?

Opportunities, barriers and constraints in organic techniques helping to improve the sustainability of conventional farming

Ms. Samantha Mullender

Job title

Sustainability Researcher

Contact details

Email prefix: samantha.m (add suffix @organicresearchcentre.com)
Phone: +44 (0)1488 646250 - extn. 6250
Postal address: Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 0HR

Academic qualifications

MSc Environmental Technology (Environmental Economics and Policy), Imperial College London
BA Natural Sciences (Ecology), University of Cambridge.

Main roles and responsibilities

Carry out and contribute to research projects, largely within the Environment, sustainability and health programme. Key projects include SustainFARM, ISAGE, SMART and the PG-tool.

Research interests

Sustainable resource use, particularly in the field of agriculture and food production.

Selected publications

Bliss, Katie; Padel, Susanne; Cullen, Beth; Ducottet, Charline; Mullender, Samantha; Rasmussen, Ilse A. and Moeskops, Bram (2018) Exchanging knowledge to improve organic arable farming: An evaluation of knowledge exchange tools with farmer groups across Europe. Organic Agriculture, online, X.