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Practical sustainable farming regardless of labels.
Recent Blog Posts
Agroforestry is the missing agro-ecological element
A farmer’s reflection on the EURAF 2018 Conference... I am an organic, pasture fed and regenerative farmer in the Cotswolds at Conygree Farm on the...blog
Pasture-based systems - sainfoin & red clover
In this months Agricology vlog, Richard Smith (Farm Manager at Daylesford Organic Farm) discusses everything sainfoin; when to cut for silage, how it is withstanding...blog
Challenging times for farmers affected by drought
As you will only be too well aware, the prolonged hot and dry weather conditions have created difficulties in meeting the requirements of rural grant...blog
(Taken from 'Churchill Travel Blog: soil management in USA, Switzerland and Denmark') Soil is the primary means of producing food and the basis of human...blog
Recent Sector News
Official Response to Farmers Affected by DroughtNatural England/DEFRA
DEFRA have advised farmers whose production has been affected by recent drought conditions to: 'contact their local Natural England advisor – either Land Management Adviser...
The Big Butterfly CountButterfly Conservation
The big butterfly count is a nationwide survey aimed at helping us assess the health of our environment. It was launched in 2010 and has...
Organic Research Centre Recruiting!Organic Research Centre
The Organic Research Centre is looking to appoint a Sustainability Researcher to help analyse and review evidence on the impact of livestock and organic farms...
New videos launched to help farmers improve soil healthInnnovation for Agriculture/Catchment Sensitive Farming
A new series of practical videos to help farmers understand and improve soil health has been launched today (Wednesday 27 June 2018) at the Groundswell...