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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...


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 ...



Organic Jobs


Start Date: 24 June 2015
General farm worker / tractor driver, Harvest  job from June  to End September Hertfordshire

Keen energetic person required to assist on a mixed family farm with hay making, harvesting, autumn cultivation and...


Start Date: 18 June 2015
Job for Herdsman / Farm Worker for 250 cow family dairy farm.  Staffordshire

Herdsman / farm worker job on a dairy farm . Help urgently needed for 250 cows, milked through h-b 20 s/o >...


Start Date: 1 July 2015
C175: Poultry Farm Manager - Laying - West Midlands

Our client is looking for a dedicated Farm Manager to work on one of their Commercial Chicken Breeding Facilities in the West...


Start Date: 19 June 2015
Job for Permanent Shepherd/Stockman sought on a busy mixed farm in Kent

This role has come available for an experienced stock person to work alongside contract shepherds on a flock of 750 suffolkXm...


Start Date: 1 July 2015
A427: Territory Sales Person - Agricultural Machinery - West Midlands

De Lacy Executive seek an experienced and enthusiastic sales person with drive and determination, to cover a sales territory ...












Top Organic news
28 July 2014 | Organic

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 ...

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...

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


14 March 2014 | Organic

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 ...

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


12 December 2013 | Organic

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 ...

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...

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


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We love Organic adverts

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

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


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