Upcoming Events

Making a successful Market Garden
April 21st, 2018
This workshop will not only cover much of the fundamental principles of crop (more...)

Practical biofertiliser and fermenting
April 25th, 2018
A chance to learn how to regenerate farm and garden systems using home produced (more...)

Innovative Farmers Network Day 2018
May 9th, 2018
Hear the latest field lab news first-hand from the farmers and researchers (more...)

Salad Growing All Year
May 12th, 2018
This course is aimed at both experienced small scale salad growers and those who (more...)

_Improving soil management for a profitable and resilient business
May 16th, 2018
Precision technologies offer growers opportunities to improve soil and nutrient (more...)

Regenerative Agriculture and Chromatography with Jairo Restrepo
June 28th, 2018
Agriculture is changing. A new brand of modern agriculture using Agroecology as (more...)


Post date: Sat, 31/03/2018 - 07:24

The Landworkers’ Alliance and Growing Communities​ today launch their “Horticultural Renewal Programme”, a series of practical proposals, accompanied by illustrative case studies, for a scheme to dramatically increase local fruit and vegetable production following Brexit.

Post date: Wed, 14/03/2018 - 22:21

The English Organic Forum has written to Environment Secretary of State Michael Gove highlighting that the UK is lagging behind its major European competitors in the development of organic food and farming.

Post date: Wed, 14/03/2018 - 22:00

Expert stakeholders have given a cautious welcome to the government’s ambition to achieve “sustainably managed soils” by 2030 but...

Post date: Sat, 17/02/2018 - 08:57

Government announces a range of measures including compulsory milk contracts and £10m collaboration fund to provide greater security for farmers.

Post date: Tue, 13/02/2018 - 23:31

A Save Ryton Gardens website has been set up and Five Acre CSA has submitted a tender.