25 January 2018
Trees on livestock farms

AFINET meeting - Shropshire

15 February 2018
Trees on arable farms

AFINET meeting - Cambridgeshire



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



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.

Organic services offered:

To least developed and developing countries only -
  • Technical advice
  • Financial planning & business management
  • Conversion planning - technical
  • Marketing advice
  • Processing advice
  • Food and non food products
  • Conversion planning - financial
  • Conversion planning - technical
  • Training
  • Research development
  • Commercial and development programmes
  • Fund raising: implementation & management
  • Organic and Fair Trade standards development

Areas of expertise:

Organic farming specialisation:
  • High value food and no-food crops
  • Traditional crops for developing countries
  • Export crops
  • Technical and management advice including; vegetables, bee products, herbs & spices, essential & cold pressed oils, neutra-cuticils cosma-cutils, medicinal products, coffee, tea, arable crops, fruit, grassland, flowers, wild harvest crops and body care products
  • Fertility management including soil, manure and compost
  • Conversion planning technical
  • Conversion planning financial
  • Financial planning and business management
  • Marketing
  • Food processing
Food supply, processing and marketing advisers and trainers:
  • Food supply and distribution
  • Food processing
  • Business management
  • Fair trade
  • Farm retail
  • Market development
Organic Helpline and General Information Providers:
  • Horticulture
  • Arable
  • Standards
  • Farm business
  • Marketing
  • Processing
  • Certification

Contact

Tel: +254 2145580
Mobile: +254 720467364
Email: organic@africaonline.co.ke
Location: Kenya, Africa

Directory of accredited advisers

Susan Wren