OGA News

Post date: Wed, 19/10/2016 - 23:17

Join the campaign against this bizarre state of affairs and lobby the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB).  This is important for everyone.

Post date: Sat, 15/10/2016 - 17:39

Have your say on on the draft Soil Association organic standards that are out for public consultation until December 15th.

Post date: Sat, 15/10/2016 - 17:18

Fera (formerly the the Food and Environment Research Agency) has published 2 reports dealing with pesticide usage across the UK giving an insight into how non-organic growers manage their systems.

Post date: Sat, 15/10/2016 - 16:49

The latest Garden Organic newsletter highlights the dangers of seed patents and provides a link to the No Patents on Seeds campaign.

Post date: Fri, 07/10/2016 - 14:01

"Back to Earth" is a collection of Tolly's writings that date from his early years in Cornwall through to the latest developments on his holding on the Hardwick Estate in Oxfordshire.

Post date: Sat, 23/07/2016 - 10:44

Complete the smallholder survey and WIN two FREE tickets to the Oxford Real Farming Conference in Jan 2017.

Sustainable Rural Livelihoods

Post date: Mon, 18/07/2016 - 09:14

LLOOF is the first and only online Learning Guide for adult learners covering organic food production, entrepreneurship, volunteering, and cultural exchange on farm enterprises.

Post date: Mon, 18/07/2016 - 11:14
  • The OGA has joined over 80 organisations in signing a letter to David Davis and Theresa May to stress the important implications of Brexit on food and farming.
Post date: Fri, 08/07/2016 - 17:18

The UK needs a stronger agricultural workforce to cope with Brexit, says new report.

Britain must invest in its agricultural workforce to cope with changes in migration policy after Brexit, according to a new briefing paper published by the Food Research Collaboration.

Post date: Wed, 15/06/2016 - 22:08

The Ecological Land Co-operative (ELC) has purchased its second site in East Sussex.