Join the Land Workers Alliance and their friend and allies in a march to call for a post-Brexit agricultural policy that guarantees good food and good farming in the UK.
Please see below all the info you need to know about the day!
PLAN FOR THE DAY
In case you missed the news last Friday the application process to become smallholders on our 7.5 hectare site in Arlington, East Sussex is now OPEN, hurrah!
The Organic Trade Board (OTB) and the United Kingdom Organic Certifiers Group (UKOCG) are calling for a clear contingency plan to ensure the continued trade of organic produce with the EU in the event of a ‘no deal’ Brexit.
Get your tickets at Eventbrite https://tinyurl.com/UK-Organic-Congress18.
He will be missed by the organic and anti-GM movements, his colleagues at the Soil Association, and the whole spectrum of environmental groups.
The thoughts and condolences of the OGA go out to his family and friends who are having to deal with a major loss.
The AHDB published their Emergency Authorisation for the use of the copper oxychloride product Cuprokylt on 1 June. This allowed Organic Control Bodies to issue derogations to use this, and only this, copper product.
The second round of applications for the interest-free Dean Organic Fund loans, with a closing date of Monday 17th September 2018, has now opened.
ELC have announced that they have been granted temporary permission by Wealden District Council to create three affordable smallholdings for new entrant farmers on their site in Arlington, East Sussex.
The Real Organic Project has been created to help educate and connect those who care about organic farming.
Online how-to guides with practical advice from growers on testing and improving soil health are among a toolkit of resources available following the end of the Soil Association’s three-year involvement with the GREATsoils project.