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.

Mrs. Olivia Davies

Job title

Communication Assistant

Contact details

Email prefix: Olivia.D (add suffix @organicresearchcentre.com)
Phone: +44 (0)1488 658298 - extn. 553
Postal address: Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 0HR

Academic qualifications

HND Diploma Countryside Management

Main roles and responsibilities

  • Collating and atomising all social media for Agricology website as directed by the content editor. Assimilating future partner events and loading onto website and social media. Collating monthly newsletter and evaluating audience analytics.
  • Helping with in house events, filming vlogs, video editing, social media streaming, audience enquiries & communications.

Research interests

  • Relationship between agriculture and biodiversity - encouraging best practice farming to improve biodiversity
  • Farm management to reduce the risk of flooding. Particular interest in Natural Flood Management

External activities

Walker, gardener, mother and general outdoor obsessive!