OGA News

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.

Post date: Tue, 17/05/2016 - 17:00

Clive Bailye, an arable farmer from Staffordshire has won the UK Soil Farmer of the Year, organised by Farm Carbon Cutting Toolkit (FCCT) and Innovation for Agriculture (IfA).

Post date: Mon, 09/05/2016 - 21:49

In the spirit of building an ecological new-entrant farmer movement in the UK, the (LWA affiliated) Groundspring Network, Sustain and the Organic Growers’ Alliance in collaboration with the Pasture-Fed Livestock Association and the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Network UK have created a h

Post date: Wed, 27/04/2016 - 17:11

Just Growth today announced that the Ecological Land Co-operative and Veg Box People have become the first organisations to receive funds under its

Post date: Wed, 27/04/2016 - 17:38

A suite of 20 publications has been published by the EU-funded COST Project, BioGreenhouse.

Post date: Mon, 07/03/2016 - 10:52

The Soil Association’s 2016 Organic Market Report launched, 23 February, reveals the organic market continued to experience steady growth of 4.9% in 2015. This is the third year of consecutive growth for the UK organic sector, now worth £1.95 billion.

Post date: Mon, 08/02/2016 - 10:30

Washington State University researchers have concluded that feeding a growing global population with sustainability goals in mind is possible.

Post date: Fri, 05/02/2016 - 22:34

An ambitious new action plan to help organic food and farming build a more sustainable future, regenerate the rural economy and conserve biodiversity and natural resources is launched for Scotland.

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

'Equality in the Countryside' is a rural manifesto for the parliamentary opposition which sets out a wide range of action points covering all aspects of rural policy.