12 September 2018
Weed control and green manures

Buckwheat for couch control field lab

15 November 2018
UK Organic Congress 2018

Going for Growth Transforming organic food and farming in the UK



17 August 2018
Global assessment of agricultural system redesign

Agricultural sustainability is delivering increases in productivity and improving the environment, and has spread to 163 million farms worldwide

7 August 2018
Dean Organic Fund interest free loans

Second round of applications now open



18 June 2018
Government support needed for agroforestry

Parliamentary wake up call for putting trees at the heart of agriculture

Events

Agricology Field day

18 July 2018

Join Agricology and the Royal Agricultural University in the field at Harnhill Innovation Farm, Cirencester

This is an opportunity to see sustainable farming in action in organic and conventional systems.

Topics on the farm walk will include:

  • Tillage (trials comparing plough, min-till and no till)
  • Integrating livestock in the rotation
  • Managing stockless organic
  • Mechanical weed control
  • Intercropping, companion cropping and undersowing
  • Building soil health

Come along and share ideas and experiences with the farmers and researchers working towards more sustainable farming systems. Speakers include Nicola Cannon (RAU), David Main (Hennovation), Katie Bliss (DIVERSify & Agricology), and Alastair Leake (GWCT), amongst others.

Schedule:

13.30: Field Day Arrivals, Tea and coffee
14:00 Welcome & brief introduction to a href="https://www.agricology.co.uk/">Agricology and Harnhill
14.15 16.30: Farm Walk
16.30 17:00 Tea and coffee, discussions

Booking

Tickets cost 10. Book through Eventbrite



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