05 March 2015 | Online since 2003


Approve GM crops, adviser urges Cameron

Climate disruption, population growth and rising costs of food staples means the UK must start producing more from the land, the Prime Minister was ur...


13 March 2014 | News,Organic,Produce,Renewables
Farming industry sets out low-carbon food agenda

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the future should go hand in hand with producing food for a growing population and delivering for the environment...


Pressure on big four supermarkets 'intensifies'

The latest grocery share figures from Kantar Worldpanel show new records set by Waitrose and Aldi as pressure on the big four supermarkets intensifies...


7 March 2014 | Appointments,News,Organic
Leading organic body appoints new CEO

The new chief executive of one of the UK’s leading organic bodies has been revealed. Roger Kerr has taken the reigns (reins) at Shropshire-based Or...


21 February 2014 | Finance,News,Organic
Agricultural accountants concerned over EC organic rules

The European Commission could be taking 'financial risks' over farmers and growers with their new organic proposals, say agricultural accountants. ...


6 February 2014 | Finance,News,Organic
Organic investment fund launched

The investment division of sustainable bank Triodos has launched a new investment fund, investing in leading, privately owned organic food and sustain...


5 February 2014 | Bees and Beekeeping,News,Organic
Organic farms support more species, says research

On average, organic farms support 34% more plant, insect and animal species than conventional farms, say Oxford University scientists. Researchers ...


24 January 2014 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Organic
End uncertainty for organic producers - NFU

The Welsh Government must end the uncertainty for organic producers in Wales and support the sector in developing viable, profitable markets for Welsh...


12 December 2013 | News,Organic,Poultry
Organic predicted to do much better in 2014 as supermarkets report shortages

Organic egg sales could do much better in 2014 if they get the support of major retailers. That is the view of Soil Association trade director Finn Co...


21 November 2013 | News,Organic,Produce
Former champion Tomos returns for young butchers showdown

Former champion Tomos Hopkin returns to action to try and win the Welsh Young Butcher Competition for the fourth time next month. Hopkins, 20, fro...


15 October 2013 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Organic,Produce
Soil degradation is 'the biggest potential disaster' facing us all

“The biggest potential disaster that is facing us all is the degradation of our soil. That should be at the core of our thinking," said the Soil Assoc...


7 October 2013 | News,Organic,Renewables
Organic farming contributes to climate change mitigation

The results of a new meta-analysis published in the Science of the Total Environment journal 1reveal that organically farmed lands emit less nitrous o...


27 September 2013 | News,Organic,Produce
Rooftop farms in cities could help ensure future food security

Delegates at an international environment conference were introduced to the concept of urban agriculture in Edinburgh yesterday. The event – organised...


20 September 2013 | News,Organic,Produce
What you can say about benefits when selling organic food

The Soil Association is issuing a new report containing positive statements in support of organic food and farming having sought guidance from the Com...


Tesco accused of 'breaking promises' on GM feed

Anti-GM group GM Freeze have accused Tesco of breaking a promise to phase out GM animal feed, thereby 'breaking commitments made in the company's soci...



Organic Jobs


17 February 2015
Administrator
Our client is a rapidly expanding and diversified group of organic/biodynamic food and drink businesses, ranging across dairy...

25 February 2015
Demi CDP £18K + 3K tronc Exciting & Unique Organic Restaurant London
One of the biggest and well known organic farms in the UK supply all fresh produce to one of their partner restaurants in Cen...

18 February 2015
Marketing and events apprentice
Other organisations that are based on Sacrewell Farm include PGRO (Processors and Growers Research Organisation) and Riverfor...

25 February 2015
Demi CDP £18K + 3K tronc Exciting & Unique Organic Restaurant London
One of the biggest and well known organic farms in the UK supply all fresh produce to one of their partner restaurants in Cen...

24 February 2015
Apprentice Butcher
Laverstoke Park Farm Butchers is a shop based in Twickenham that sells produce from our organic/biodynamic Farm....









Top Organic news
28 July 2014 | Organic
Forum discusses the Organic Future

Forum discusses the Organic Future

The Scottish Organic Forum held an open workshop on the 10th of July at SAC...


14 July 2014 | Organic
Significant differences between organic ...

Significant differences between organic ...

Organic crops and crop-based foods are up to 69% higher in a number of key ...


26 March 2014 | Organic
Commission proposals for new rules for o...

Commission proposals for new rules for o...

The European Commission has published new proposals for a new Regulation on...


14 March 2014 | Organic
Approve GM crops, adviser urges Cameron

Approve GM crops, adviser urges Cameron

Climate disruption, population growth and rising costs of food staples mean...


21 February 2014 | Organic
Agricultural accountants concerned over ...

Agricultural accountants concerned over ...

The European Commission could be taking 'financial risks' over farmers and ...


12 December 2013 | Organic
Organic predicted to do much better in 2...

Organic predicted to do much better in 2...

Organic egg sales could do much better in 2014 if they get the support of m...


27 June 2013 | Organic
Tesco accused of 'breaking promises' on ...

Tesco accused of 'breaking promises' on ...

Anti-GM group GM Freeze have accused Tesco of breaking a promise to phase o...


26 June 2013 | Organic
Supermarket watchdog powers come into fo...

Supermarket watchdog powers come into fo...

The powers of a new independent supermarket watchdog have come into force a...


Knowledge Centre Downloads
31 January 2011| Views 2292
We love Organic adverts

We love Organic adverts

A pdf with two adverts for the 'We love organic' campaign


9 October 2012| Views 2252
Don't waste a drop: Maximising the value...

Don't waste a drop: Maximising the value...

Organic waste generated in the F&A sector was once seen as a problem, b...


Related Companies

Commonwork Organic Farms Ltd

Hi Peak Organic Feeds

Nantgwynfaen Organic Farm

Organic Centre Wales

Organic Milk Suppliers Co-Operative Ltd

Top stories you may have missed
2 February 2015 | Arable
Is EU membership damaging UK farming?

Is EU membership damaging UK farming?

Membership of the EU is damaging the British farming industry, according to...


29 January 2015 | Machinery and Equipment
Drones 'rapidly changing' agriculture

Drones 'rapidly changing' agriculture

BASIS has launched an accreditation for pilots of Unmanned Aerial Systems (...


23 January 2015 | Arable
UK wheat yields have potential to double

UK wheat yields have potential to double

UK wheat yields have theoretical potential to more than double over the nex...


23 January 2015 | Machinery and Equipment
Crowds flock to LAMMA 2015

Crowds flock to LAMMA 2015

Britain’s farmers flocked to Peterborough for the first day of LAMMA’15 to ...


22 January 2015 | Cattle
Don't blame supermarkets for milk crisis...

Don't blame supermarkets for milk crisis...

The crisis in the dairy industry is not the fault of supermarkets, accordin...


16 January 2015 | CLA
Families affected by HS2 face 'major wor...

Families affected by HS2 face 'major wor...

Transport Minister Baroness Kramer visited three rural businesses in Cheshi...


16 January 2015 | Machinery and Equipment
John Deere unveil new 6R tractor range

John Deere unveil new 6R tractor range

Spearheading the John Deere range of mid-size tractors from Mannheim, the n...


14 January 2015 | Animal Health
Monthly TB checks more effective than ba...

Monthly TB checks more effective than ba...

Regular testing for bovine TB could significantly reduce the number of infe...


12 January 2015 | News
Government regulations hampering UK agri...

Government regulations hampering UK agri...

Single-issue policy-making threatens to hamper, not help, the progress of U...


8 January 2015 | Cattle
2015: The year ahead for the beef market

2015: The year ahead for the beef market

2014 has been a “rocky old year” for the beef industry but better prices ar...