19 January 2021
Intercropping for sustainability

Two-day Conference with AAB, DIVERSify and ReMIX at Reading University

6 September 2021
Organic World Congress 2021

New date! Postponed from September 2020



12 August 2020
New US study on glyphosate and organic diets

Glyphosate levels in children and adults drop dramatically after one week of eating organic

30 July 2020
ORC welcomes the National Food Strategy

The first major reviewof our food system in 75 years



29 April 2020
Tim Bennett is the new Chair of ORC

Former NFU president takes on chairmanship of Organic Research Centre

Agroforestry in England

Category: News
18 January 2016

Joint letter to Defra Secretary of State

Nic Lampkin, Executive Director of ORC, together with Stephen Briggs of Abacus Agriculture and 24 other signatories have written to Liz Truss, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs to collectively request that she review her departmentís position on the adoption of Pillar I & II agroforestry measures within England, which if adopted could make a positive contribution to climate change mitigation, flood prevention and agricultural productivity.

For the full article please click here.

Keywords: agroforestry flooding resilience

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