29 June 2018
Future regulation for organic farming

Producer meeting in Cirencester

3 July 2018
National Organic Combinable Crops 2018

Booking now open!



18 June 2018
Martin Wolfe receives lifetime achievement award

For services to plant breeding, diversity, the environment and sustainable food production.

11 June 2018
Impacts of conversion to 100% organic management

New research reveals the production impact of a large-scale conversion to organic management in England and Wales



18 June 2018
Government support needed for agroforestry

Parliamentary wake up call for putting trees at the heart of agriculture

Events

Agricology Field day

18 July 2018

Join Agricology and the Royal Agricultural University in the field at Harnhill Innovation Farm, Cirencester

This is an opportunity to see sustainable farming in action in organic and conventional systems.

Topics on the farm walk will include:

  • Tillage (trials comparing plough, min-till and no till)
  • Integrating livestock in the rotation
  • Managing stockless organic
  • Mechanical weed control
  • Intercropping, companion cropping and undersowing
  • Building soil health

Come along and share ideas and experiences with the farmers and researchers working towards more sustainable farming systems. Speakers include Nicola Cannon (RAU), David Main (Hennovation), Katie Bliss (DIVERSify & Agricology), and Alastair Leake (GWCT), amongst others.

Schedule:

13.30: Field Day Arrivals, Tea and coffee
14:00 Welcome & brief introduction to a href="https://www.agricology.co.uk/">Agricology and Harnhill
14.15 16.30: Farm Walk
16.30 17:00 Tea and coffee, discussions

Booking

Tickets cost 10. Book through Eventbrite



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