24 April 2019
Arable intercropping and variety trials

Field lab meeting at Roundhill Farm, near Swindon

5 June 2019
Integrating Farming and Forestry

Farm Woodland Forum annual meeting



17 April 2019
Formal objection to GM potato crop trial

Plans for new GM crop trial raise objections from leading environmental and farming organisations

17 April 2019
Agroecology and carbon neutrality in Europe by 2050

New french study on reducing greenhouse gases by transitioning to agroecology



21 March 2019
In adversity, what are farmers doing to be more resilient?

Opportunities, barriers and constraints in organic techniques helping to improve the sustainability of conventional farming

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17 April 2019: Formal objection to GM potato crop trial
Plans for new GM crop trial raise objections from leading environmental and farming organisations

17 April 2019: Agroecology and carbon neutrality in Europe by 2050
New french study on reducing greenhouse gases by transitioning to agroecology

10 April 2019: Temporary closure of Elm Farm trail
Due to lambing, farm trail is closed 15 April to 30 June

4 April 2019: Agroforestry implementation workshop
Dartington event looked at barriers relating to land tenure

27 March 2019: Welcome to Stuart Rogers
Interim CEO appointed

25 March 2019: Online knowledge exchange survey
Farmers - how do you access online information?

19 March 2019: Professor Martin Wolfe
Pioneer in agro-biodiversity

5 March 2019: A continued drive towards improving organic animal farming
New book on organic arable farming published

22 February 2019: Innovation for Sustainable Sheep and Goat Production in Europe
iSAGE newsletter No.2 is published

22 February 2019: Soil Farmer of the Year: Simon Cowell
Mark Measures reports from an exceptional Essex farm

15 February 2019: Sharing knowledge and tools for organic farming
Organic Farm Knowledge platform has new design and content

31 January 2019: Nic Lampkin
Nic Lampkin stepping down as Chief Executive Officer

29 January 2019: Soil analysis and management:
Mark Measures Churchill Scholarship report

21 January 2019: What organic farming does for the environment and society
New report from Thünen Institute on value of organic farming

18 January 2019: Organic milk: soil carbon changes, ecotoxicity and biodiversity
New paper on life cycle assessments of organic and conventional milk