23 October 2019
Soil nutrient management

A workshop with Mark Measures

21 November 2019
Agroforestry event in Melton Mowbray

A Win Win for Farm productivity and the Environment



15 October 2019
Integrated Pest Management decision support systems

ADAS lead new online platform for farmers and advisors

28 September 2019
Finding from LIVESEED farmers survey available

What is encouraging or discouraging farmers to use organic seed in the organic supply chains?



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

Information and publications

Recent articles

Accurate and accessible information is essential for anyone wishing to engage with the process of organic conversion, to improve an existing organic farming system or to find out more about the principles and techniques of organic production. The production, interpretation and dissemination of information have been key activity strands of the Organic Research Centre since 1980.

The Organic Farm Management Handbook and the ORC Bulletin are the most visible manifestations of our ongoing commitment to information provision. In addition there is a wealth of information in our publication list and on the Organic Inform website that has been accumulated over 30 years or more much of which is still relevant and applicable today. Our research teams are constantly generating new information in the form of results, reports and papers.

The Information Services Team is responsible for the dissemination of knowledge and is working on improvements to these pages so that it is easier for visitors to the site to find what they are looking for. We are keen that farmers and growers can quickly gain access to information that could be of practical use. The needs of researchers and advisors are likely to be different.

We will also be providing links to other websites and publications (with similar aims and objectives) that are potentially good sources of useful and relevant information. This is still a work in progress so visit again in the near future. If you have any information needs that we are not addressing please let us know on 01488 658297 or info@organicresearchcentre.com

The information programme is co-ordinated by Prof. Nic Lampkin with support from Dr Bruce Pearce, Senior Programme Manager, and Information and publications areas

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Recent articles

Integrated Pest Management decision support systems: ADAS lead new online platform for farmers and advisors More...

Will Brexit see GM safeguards dead in the ditch?: No place for GM in organic food and farming More...

The Autumn Bulletin No.129 is out!: Summer issue now available for free download More...

Crop diversification for carbon-rich grasslands: Mixed grasslands bring multiple benefits to Dutch dairy farm More...

Organic World Congress 2020 call for contributions: 20th Organic World Congress in France, September 2020 More...

To view more articles about information and publications, visit our archive.