18 May 2020
5th European Agroforestry Conference

Nuoro, Sardinia. Call for abstracts

21 September 2020
Organic World Congress 2020

20th Organic World Congress in France, September 2020



17 January 2020
Life within Planetary Boundaries, part 2 Agroforestry

New film featuring Martin Wolfe and Wakelyns Agroforestry

9 January 2020
A new era – and another 40 Years – begin for ORC

Message from Mike Turnbull, Chair of Council of Management



7 January 2020
Organic Research Centre appoints Lucy MacLennan as new CEO

The Organic Research Centre (ORC) is delighted to announce the appointment of Nuffield Scholar Lucy MacLennan as its new CEO

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17 January 2020: Life within Planetary Boundaries, part 2 Agroforestry
New film featuring Martin Wolfe and Wakelyns Agroforestry

9 January 2020: A new era – and another 40 Years – begin for ORC
Message from Mike Turnbull, Chair of Council of Management

8 January 2020: Could willow be the answer to better lamb growth?
New research has shown willow trees could be used to optimise production in lambs because it has particularly high concentrations of cobalt and zinc

20 December 2019: The Winter Bulletin No.130 is out!
The Autumn issue now available for free download

6 December 2019: Organic research and innovation priorities
TP Organics launched its new Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda

28 November 2019: Whites Oats win award!
Research and innovation through Organic Arable pays off

27 November 2019: Beyond ‘mainstream’ and ‘alternative’ in organic supply chains
Empirical examples of added value distribution from eight European countries

27 November 2019: Wheat varieties better suited to organic farming
Results from this years field lab trials are in!

26 November 2019: Agrobiodiversity: Success stories in Europe
CERERE book of case studies published

4 November 2019: Calling all UK Sheep farmers!
Survey on breed distribution and management

31 October 2019: Proceedings of the European Conference on Crop Diversification
Abstracts, presentations and workshop reports now online

25 October 2019: Lynbreck: The Movie 2019
Dean Organic Fund recipients on how they spent the loan - and more

25 October 2019: 100% organic conversion - GHG impacts
The greenhouse gas impacts of converting food production in England and Wales to organic methods

24 October 2019: Farmer bursary for European Agroforestry Conference
5th EURAF Conference will be in Sardinia May 2020

22 October 2019: Robust organic livestock systems
NEFERTITI demonstration network