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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...


Supermarket watchdog powers come into force

The powers of a new independent supermarket watchdog have come into force and has been welcomed as a 'dawn of a new chapter of fairer dealing', accord...


Supermarkets not doing enough for farmers, group says

Supermarkets should do a lot better to support farmers who have been troubled by this year's cold spring coupled with last year's wet seasons, accordi...


GM will revolutionise UK agriculture, says Paterson

GM crops offer a 'wonderful opportunity' to benefit human health as they are a safer alternative to conventional plants, according to the Environment ...


English farmers at risk, CAP coalition warns government

The largest ever coalition of British farming organisations has today warned the Government that English farmers could be treated unfairly under new C...


21 January 2013 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Organic
Hidden viral gene revealed in GMOs

Claims that GM technology is 'predictable and safe' has been shaken by the discovery of viral gene sequences in many GM crops according GM Freeze. ...


Tacon appointed as new supermarket adjudicator

Former Co-operative farms managing director Christine Tacon has been appointed by the government to head the first Groceries Code Adjudicator. The ...


16 January 2013 | News,Organic,Property News
Global organic land area expands threefold

Despite a slight decline between 2009 and 2010, since 1999 the global land area farmed organically has expanded more than threefold to 37 million hect...


16 January 2013 | News,Organic,Poultry
Organic eggs 'still declining'

Recent statistics indicate that demand for organic eggs is still declining. Figures compiled by Kantar Worldpanel for the 52 week period up to Oct...


4 January 2013 | Finance,News,Organic,Poultry
What does 2013 hold for free range producers?

Britain's biggest free range egg producer has warned that the free range egg sector needs to keep control of bird numbers to prevent supplies of eggs ...


4 January 2013 | News,Organic,Poultry
Eggs could improve health of unborn babies

Mothers could improve the health of their unborn babies by eating eggs during pregnancy, according to new scientific research. A research team in t...


18 December 2012 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Organic
UK dependent on imported soya 'until we have GM'

Last Friday UK May futures closed at £227.50, Monday £225.70, Tuesday £224, Wednesday £223, Thursday £217.75. Wow! A £10/t drop over the week! That is...



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28 July 2014 | Organic

Forum discusses the Organic Future

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Approve GM crops, adviser urges Cameron

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