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Practical sustainable farming regardless of labels.
Recent Blog Posts
Pasture-fed farming and public goods
Have you ever wondered about all the things that your land delivers and whether there may be any way of measuring it? Not so long...blog
“We found a way to farm with nature rather than against it.”
We’re living through a climate emergency, where 10% of the UK’s greenhouse gas emissions come from agriculture. Keeping the status quo is not an option...blog
Ewe Scanning and Housing Sheep in Winter with Richard Smith and Bob Tofield at Daylesford Farm
In this month's Agricology vlog, Richard Smith talks to us about scanning 1,200 Lleyn sheep at Daylesford Organic Farm with Bob Tofield. He looks at...blog
“Increasing biodiversity is an ecosystem service for all of us”
We’re in a climate emergency and wildlife numbers are crashing, but farmers and land managers are uniquely positioned to help. Through clever farm design and...blog
Recent Sector News
Update on Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus ResearchGame & Wildlife Conservation Trust
This year will be the first that neonicotinoid seed dressings will no longer be routinely applied to cereal crops following their ban last year. This...
Soil Farmer of the Year AnnouncedFarm Carbon Cutting Toolkit
Julian Gold, an arable farmer from Oxfordshire has been announced as the winner of the 2019 Soil Farmer of the Year. The competition, now in...
Darren Doherty Comes to the UKRagmans Farm
Ragmans Farm are hosting Darren Doherty - a key regenerative agriculture trainer based in Australia, in Gloucestershire this June. The main themes are taking Permaculture...
Records Smashed in 2019 Big Farmland Bird CountGame and Wildlife Conservation Trust
A FANTASTIC effort from farmers have helped secure a best-ever year for the Big Farmland Bird Count (BFBC). Results show 1,400 people – a 40%...