23 November 2017
Winter Organic Cereals

Diversity in the field - the way forward?

4 December 2017
Managing potato blight for small growers

Innovative Farmers Field lab at Duchy Home Farm



15 November 2017
Organic can feed the world but need changes to food system

Strategies for feeding the world more sustainably with organic agriculture

10 November 2017
Hydroponics and organic farming

UK fears US decision on organic hydroponics post-Brexit



13 November 2017
Agroforestry is the new game-changer for UK agriculture

George Eustice expresses keen commitment to include agroforestry in future domestic Agricultural Policy post Brexit.

Miss. Rachel Lewis

Job title

Communication Assistant

Contact details

Email prefix: rachel.l (add suffix @organicresearchcentre.com)
Phone: +44 (0)1488 658298 - extn. 553
Postal address: Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 0HR

Academic qualifications

BSc (Hons) Ecology, Aberystwyth University

Main roles and responsibilities

  • Managing the Agricology social media channels, delivering content to followers
  • Producing a monthly newsletter and regular farmer video blogs
  • Building project outreach and public profile through social media and events
  • Supporting Content Editor and Project Manager with the sourcing and uploading of content to the website

Research interests

  • Relationship between agriculture and biodiversity - encouraging best practice farming to improve biodiversity
  • Farm management to reduce the risk of flooding. Particular interest in Natural Flood Management