OGA News

Post date: Mon, 17/09/2018 - 09:29

Get your tickets at Eventbrite https://tinyurl.com/UK-Organic-Congress18.

Post date: Wed, 05/09/2018 - 11:51

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.

Post date: Tue, 04/09/2018 - 13:37

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.

Post date: Tue, 04/09/2018 - 16:20

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.

Post date: Tue, 04/09/2018 - 13:50

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.

Post date: Tue, 10/07/2018 - 11:35

The Real Organic Project has been created to help educate and connect those who care about organic farming.

Post date: Mon, 09/07/2018 - 16:00

The organic sector needs to change the way it engages with farmers, consumers and policy makers if the huge opportunities offered by the sector are to be taken more seriously.

Post date: Mon, 09/07/2018 - 16:04

Work needs to start now to inspire young people to take up careers in horticulture and reduce agriculture’s reliance on migrant labour in the face of Brexit, according to a new Soil Association report.

Post date: Mon, 09/07/2018 - 16:09

Major agroforestry trials should be established during the EU withdrawal period according to a report launched today (12 June) by the Woodland Trust and Soil Association.

Post date: Mon, 09/07/2018 - 15:51

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.