3 January 2019
Oxford Real Farming Conference

to 4th January 2019

9 January 2019
Growing trees in grazing systems

Promise and practice of silvopasture



6 December 2018
Improving organic crop production

Major new book includes chapter by Susanne Padel

27 November 2018
LIVESEED farmer survey

Farmers experiences and opinions on organic seed needed



22 November 2018
Big opportunity for UK Organic

Development of new UK agricutural policy will be critical

Events

Novel breeding techniques and their implications

29 October 2018

ORC workshop: Novel breeding techniques and their implications for the UK organic sector.
9.30 Ė 15.30 The Organic Research Centre, Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall, Newbury RG20 0HR

Workshop to share and discuss opinions on the risks and opportunities presented by the Novel Breeding Techniques for the UK organic food and farming community.

Aims of the day

  • To understand what the gene-editing techniques are and their potential application within crop breeding;
  • To determine the threats and opportunities posed by these techniques to organic food and farming;
  • To assess the position of the UK organic sector on these techniques

Programme

Click here for programme

Enquiries and booking

Spaces are limited so please book your place as soon as possible. Cost includes lunch and refreshments.

Booking is through eventbrite

Any questions please contact: Gillian Woodward

The LIVESEED project has received funding from the European Unionís Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant Agreement No 727230. The information contained in this communication only reflects the authorís view. The Research Executive Agency is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information provided.



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