5 June 2019
Integrating Farming and Forestry

Farm Woodland Forum annual meeting

2 July 2019
Trees and Livestock - Buckinghamshire

Agroforestry Innovation Network Meeting



16 May 2019
Organic farming statistics 2018

Defra releases estimates of the land area farmed organically, crop areas, livestock numbers and numbers of organic producers and processors in the UK

10 May 2019
Agroecological transitions

Five case studies of farmers' experiences published



21 March 2019
In adversity, what are farmers doing to be more resilient?

Opportunities, barriers and constraints in organic techniques helping to improve the sustainability of conventional farming

Ms. Samantha Mullender

Job title

Sustainability Researcher

Contact details

Email prefix: samantha.m (add suffix @organicresearchcentre.com)
Phone: +44 (0)1488 646250 - extn. 6250
Postal address: Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 0HR

Academic qualifications

MSc Environmental Technology (Environmental Economics and Policy), Imperial College London
BA Natural Sciences (Ecology), University of Cambridge.

Main roles and responsibilities

Carry out and contribute to research projects, largely within the Environment, sustainability and health programme. Key projects include SustainFARM, ISAGE, SMART and the PG-tool.

Research interests

Sustainable resource use, particularly in the field of agriculture and food production.

Selected publications

Bliss, Katie; Padel, Susanne; Cullen, Beth; Ducottet, Charline; Mullender, Samantha; Rasmussen, Ilse A. and Moeskops, Bram (2018) Exchanging knowledge to improve organic arable farming: An evaluation of knowledge exchange tools with farmer groups across Europe. Organic Agriculture, online, X.