3 January 2019
Oxford Real Farming Conference

to 4th January 2019

9 January 2019
Growing trees in grazing systems

Promise and practice of silvopasture



6 December 2018
Improving organic crop production

Major new book includes chapter by Susanne Padel

27 November 2018
LIVESEED farmer survey

Farmers experiences and opinions on organic seed needed



22 November 2018
Big opportunity for UK Organic

Development of new UK agricutural policy will be critical

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6 December 2018: Improving organic crop production
Major new book includes chapter by Susanne Padel

27 November 2018: LIVESEED farmer survey
Farmers experiences and opinions on organic seed needed

27 November 2018: NEW – Livestock Survey
Organic-PLUS survey for mapping contentious inputs in organic livestock farming is now online

26 November 2018: The Autumn Bulletin No.126 is out!
Bulletin 125 now available for free download

22 November 2018: Changes at ORC’s Elm Farm in Hamstead Marshall
New share-farming operation

28 October 2018: Our Common Ground
New progress report from the Food, Farming & Countryside Commission

26 October 2018: European Commission extends experiment on marketing populations
Marketing of cereal populations extended until 2021

26 October 2018: Organic pioneer receives first Oak Award
Congratulations to Susie Hewson of Natracare

25 October 2018: Support Amendment 41 on Agroecology to the Agriculture Bill
Please contact your MP to ensure suport for organic farming included in Bill

22 October 2018: Network with other organic farmers for knowledge share
ORC to facilitate more organic farms participating and sharing learning via AHDB Farmbench

22 October 2018: Opportunity to influence AHDB future purpose and priorities
AHDB – Make your opinion re services to organic sector known before 9th November!

26 September 2018: Publication of Agricultural Bill
Public Goods emphasis - but does it go far enough?

25 September 2018: Agroforestry design for livestock and arable farmers
Workshop report from David Rose's Farm

24 September 2018: Agroforestry design workshop for growers
Report from AFINET workshop at Wakelyns Agroforestry

4 September 2018: The Oak Award open for nominations
New award for outstanding contribution to the UK organic sector