9 August 2018
Tree and vegetables

AFINET group meeting at Wakelyns Agroforestry

15 November 2018
Organic Congress

Going for Growth Transforming organic food and farming in the UK



19 July 2018
YQ and the rise of an alternative grain network

Interview with Kimberley Bell of the Small Food Bakery

16 July 2018
Ticking the anti-globalisation box

Motives for buying local, organic food through English box schemes



18 June 2018
Government support needed for agroforestry

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

Events

Potato event - West Wales

18 July 2018

Controlling potato blight field lab & Opportunities for commercial seed potato growers. A joint event between Innovative Farmers, Organic Growers Alliance and Sarpo Potatoes Ltd

Venue: Peepout Farm, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire

Draft agenda:

13.00: Lunch
13.45: Welcome and introductions
14.00: Mesh control of potato blight field lab - trial updates and monitoring methods (Dominic Amos/ Sally Westaway)
14.30: Opportunities for seed potato growers
The Sustainable Potatoes Wales project (Tony Little)
Breeding for blight & virus resistance and growing seed potatoes (David Shaw)
Growing seed and the Seed Potato Certification Scheme (Simon White)
15:30: Farm walk to view recently established mesh trial & commercial seed crops (Romeo Sarra)
17.00: Wrap up and close

For more information and booking contact Sally Westaway

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