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

Public goods paper published

Category: Research
14 September 2012

An article on public goods and farming by ORC staff led by Catherine Gerrard has been published in Sustainable Agriculture Reviews volume 10. As well as discussing public goods in general, the article reports the results of the pilot study of the public goods appraisal tool developed at ORC. This work was sponsored by Defra through Natural England.

Gerrard, C.L., Smith, L.G., Pearce, B., Padel, S., Hitchings, R., Measures, M., (2012), Public goods and farming. Sustainable Agriculture Reviews: Farming for food and water security, 10, P1-22.


Keywords: farm appraisal public goods sustainability assessment

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