28 May 2018
Agroforestry as sustainable land use

EURAF 2018 CONFERENCE: Opportunity for farmers to attend

10 June 2018
Open Farm Sunday at Sonning Farm

We will be showcasing our trials at Reading University Crops Research Unit



22 May 2018
Organic farming: new EU rules adopted

New regulation to come into effect 1 January 2021

21 May 2018
Defra release organic farming stats for 2017

Organic land area in UK slowly increasing



3 May 2018
Stop the dock!

A new technical guide for reducing docks on farmland

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22 May 2018: Organic farming: new EU rules adopted
New regulation to come into effect 1 January 2021

21 May 2018: Defra release organic farming stats for 2017
Organic land area in UK slowly increasing

18 May 2018: Countryside Stewardship and organic farming
Improving uptake of Countryside Stewardship

16 May 2018: New IFOAM EU President: "New CAP should reward public goods"
Jan Plagge, President of Bioland will replace Christopher Stopes

18 April 2018: New technical guide on dock control
Combining the best methods for successful control

10 April 2018: Health and Harmony will a Green Brexit deliver?
Make your voice heard in Defra consultation

9 April 2018: Adaptive Management for Forested Landscapes in transformation
IUFRO Conference in Argentina calls for abstracts on agroforestry

5 April 2018: Regional organic action plans across Europe
SME Organics publishes resource manual for the organic food and farming sector

4 April 2018: The DiverIMPACTS project flyer published
Diversification through Rotation, Intercropping, Multiple cropping, Promoted with Actors and value-Chains Towards Sustainability

4 April 2018: The Spring Bulletin No.124 is out!
Bulletin 123 now available for free download

21 March 2018: The UK Agroforestry Network workshops
Reports from the group meetings

15 March 2018: Wonderful woodchip!
Workshop report on practical uses of woodchip in organic horticultural systems

12 March 2018: New organic potato guide
Cultivating quality step by step

5 March 2018: Co-composting rock phosphate and farmyard manure
First year of co-composting FYM finds leaf phosphate concentration up to 20% higher

14 February 2018: Organic sector booming worldwide
57.8 million ha of organic land - The organic market grows to almost 90 billion US Dollars