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28 November 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
Organic support moves welcomed by industry body

DEFRA’s decision to pay organic farmers lower conversion rates but increase maintenance rates has been described as 'the right move for the UK organic...


Fraud costing UK produce £11bn a year

UK food and drinks companies are losing more than £11.2bn a year to fraud and error, according to a new report. The research reviewed data from 73 ...


Dairy industry needs to find ways of coping with market volatility

Pembrokeshire dairy farmers voiced their concerns regarding severe farmgate milk price cuts during a well-attended Pembrokeshire NFU Cymru on-farm mee...


18 November 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
New grocery box reduces waste and keeps produce fresh

Goplasticpallets.com has launched a new perforated, rigid pallet box in the UK – the GoBox 1210 BBE – which is ideal for the storage and transportatio...


18 November 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
NFU concerned over new organic regulations

NFU Cymru has expressed deep concern at EU proposals for a new Regulation governing organic food production in Wales. Presenting evidence to Assemb...


Organic market continues to boom

Proving small changes can add up to a big difference, new Nielsen figures released today show sales of organic products in excess of a staggering £100...


Supermarket price battles causing 'grocery deflation'

The grocery market is entering deflation as new share figures released today show that like-for-like prices have declined. Fraser McKevitt, head of...


8 October 2014 | News,Organic
Organic producers urged to apply for new Glastir scheme

Organic producers are being reminded by NFU Cymru that they need to apply for the new Glastir Organic Scheme if they wish to receive financial support...


26 September 2014 | News,Organic,Produce,Supermarkets
UK organic sales outperforming non-organic

The UK's organic grocery market is showing accelerated growth and outperforming non-organic sales in supermarkets, according to new figures released b...


18 September 2014 | News,Organic
Organic cotton can play role in 'feeding the world'

Organic cotton can help farmers feed their families and local communities around the world, according to a new Soil Association briefing. The Soil ...


NFU spells out priorities ahead of 2015 General Election

A Government that understands farm businesses, wants agriculture to grow and has the policies that send the right signals to farmers, are the key mess...


4 September 2014 | Finance,News,Organic,Produce,Products
What will be the impact of the Russian ban?

On August 7, 2014, Russia announced the introduction of an import ban, applicable from August 8, on certain meat, dairy, fruit, vegetable and processe...


2 September 2014 | News,Organic,Poultry
Can 100% organic diets work for poultry?

Jason Gittins, ADAS Organic diets for poultry may need to be formulated without any non-organic materials in future. This has focused attention on...


28 July 2014 | News,Organic,Shows and Events
Forum discusses the Organic Future

The Scottish Organic Forum held an open workshop on the 10th of July at SAC Craibstone, to discuss the future of the organic sector in Scotland. Many ...


Significant differences between organic and non-organic food, study shows

Organic crops and crop-based foods are up to 69% higher in a number of key antioxidants than conventionally-grown crops, according to a team of resear...



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13 April 2015
Agri-Retail Adviser
An understanding of Farm Assurance schemes and / or organic farming practices would be desirable. A background in the food su...

15 April 2015
Assistant Team Leader - Butchery Packing Department
We are the largest independent producer of organic vegetable boxes in the UK. We grow, pack and then, through our network of ...

14 April 2015
Agri-Retail Adviser Food Chain - Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire
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1 April 2015
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7 April 2015
Experienced Grower
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14 March 2014 | Organic

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