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.

Ms. Tegan Gilmore

Job title

Crops Technician

Contact details

Email prefix: tegan.g (add suffix @organicresearchcentre.com)
Phone: +44(0)1488 658298 - extn. 531
Postal address: Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall, Newbury RG20 0HR

Academic qualifications

BSc Biology with Industrial experience; The University of Manchester

Main roles and responsibilities

To assist the Crops Team in the assessment of trials for the Diversifood and Whealbi projects.

Selected publications

De Vere et al (2017) Using DNA metabarcoding to investigate honey bee foraging reveals limited flower use despite high floral availability, Scientific Reports (7), article number: 42838