25 January 2018
Trees on livestock farms

AFINET meeting - Shropshire

15 February 2018
Trees on arable farms

AFINET meeting - Cambridgeshire



18 January 2018
OK-Net EcoFeed launched

New project launched for organic pig and poultry farmers to find solutions for 100% use of organic and regional feed

17 January 2018
Agroforestry innovation leaflets published

Factsheets produced by AGFORWARD on Innovation and best practice



19 January 2018
Inspirational farmer-partner wanted for organic research farm

ORC wishes to appoint an inspirational share-farmer partner to manage its 80 ha Elm Farm in Berkshire from November 2018.

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18 January 2018: OK-Net EcoFeed launched
New project launched for organic pig and poultry farmers to find solutions for 100% use of organic and regional feed

17 January 2018: Agroforestry innovation leaflets published
Factsheets produced by AGFORWARD on Innovation and best practice

16 January 2018: Challenges of organic arable farming
Free online course on OK-Net Arable

15 January 2018: Organic movement unites against new GM techniques
The global organic food and farming movement calls for the regulation of new genetic engineering techniques as GMOs

10 January 2018: For whom? Questioning the food and farming research agenda
New report from the Food Ethics Council

10 January 2018: Mixing it up: leys, livestock & arable
Farmer-led innovation provides policy inspiration at Agricology field day

19 December 2017: ORC Bulletin 123 on its way!
And Bulletin 122 available for free download

11 December 2017: Soil Farmer of the Year competition
Entries open for 2018

15 November 2017: Organic can feed the world but the food system needs changes
Strategies for feeding the world more sustainably with organic agriculture

10 November 2017: Hydroponics and organic farming
UK fears US decision on organic hydroponics post-Brexit

26 October 2017: Diversity in crop production
ORC Farmer and Business Supporters’ Group 3rd Annual Gathering

24 October 2017: European Symposium on Pollarding 1-3 March 2018, Basque Country
Last minute call for abstracts

23 October 2017: Seeds as commons – key for organic plant breeding
Establishing alternatives to seed monopolies

23 October 2017: Organic Research Centre’s letter to the Guardian
In response to 'Insectageddon' by George Monbiot

20 October 2017: Organic Innovation Days 2017
this year's winners have been selected