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.

Mr. Mark Measures

Job title

Principal Consultant

Contact details

Email prefix: mark.m (add suffix @organicresearchcentre.com)
Phone: +44(0)1488 658298 - extn. 552
Mobile: 078877 46524
Postal address: Cow Hall, Newcastle, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 8PG

Academic qualifications

BSc. Hons Agriculture

Main roles and responsibilities

Managing IOTA Technical, tutor and management roles in ORC projects

Research interests

Organic farming: dairy, arable, soil, catchment management, sustainability assessment and business management.

External activities

Organic farming consultant mark@organicadvice.org.uk Organic farmer Member IFOAM UK EU Group and English Organic Forum Member of the Defra OELS options review group

Selected publications

Organic Farm Management Handbook: joint editor

Click here to see Mark Measures's publications on Organic eprints.