Organic news around the UK

24 September 2020

Soil Association Certification to freeze fees until March 2021

14 September 2020

All core fees will remain at 2019 levels

UK organic food exports to EU face 'outright ban'

11 September 2020

Organic sector calls for UK-EU Brexit deal

Funding available for organic conversion and maintenance in NI

19 August 2020

Funding window open until 11 September

Prince Charles to step down from Duchy Home Farm

18 August 2020

He has run the organic farm for 35 years

'Very prestigious': 271-acre organic dairy farm now on market

22 July 2020

Ring fenced dairy farm in Shrops for sale

Emergency approval for fungicide to control late blight

16 July 2020

Fungicide for use in organic potato crop

Rhug Estate expands chicken production to meet demand

9 July 2020

Farm boosts production by 25% a week

UK's first organic egg brand sees rising demand

30 June 2020

Purely Organic has embraced organic egg farming

UK sees significant increase in organic egg production

12 June 2020

Organic eggs enjoying 'double digit growth'

Organic farm 'profitable and nature-friendly', National Trust says

10 June 2020

Nature and profits go 'hand-in-hand' for the farm

Coronavirus: Soil Association calls for shorter food supply chains

3 June 2020

Shorter chains could make UK 'more resilient'

Six biostimulants receive organic accreditation

29 May 2020

Soil Association verifies six products for growers

Land in conversion to organic falls for first time since 2014

29 May 2020

UK had a total area of 485k ha last year

EU plans to cut pesticide use by 50% and boost organic

21 May 2020

New focus on greener farming by 2030

Dairy farm cuts vending machine milk prices to support public

21 April 2020

Its milk prices have been dropped amid Covid-19

Coronavirus: Database helps small-scale farmers deliver to public

21 April 2020

New database provides small producers a lifeline

Covid-19 crisis shows importance of buying British, report says

16 April 2020

Local food supply chain 'never been more crucial'

Wheat field lab provides insights into growing without chemicals

7 April 2020

Second year of Innovative Farmers field lab

Coronavirus: Soil Association Certification freezes annual fee hike

30 March 2020

Annual fee increase frozen in response to Covid-19

Sales of organic eggs enjoying 'double digit growth'

19 March 2020

Sales of organic overall increased 4.5% last year

UK move to organic farming would 'increase emissions'

23 October 2019

It would also reduce food yields, study says

UK public at risk from 'pesticide cocktails', claims report

21 October 2019

It says a quarter of all food consumed contains them

Brexit helpline launched for organic farmers

11 October 2019

Readiness support service for organic businesses

Milk vending machine praised for reconnecting public with farmers

4 October 2019

It also cuts down on food miles and waste

Funding for organic conversion now available in NI

19 August 2019

Financial support available for farmers

Restaurants and retailers 'failing to support' farmers

24 July 2019

28 popular chains and supermarkets were visited

'Traditional family farmers' win Best Organic Farmer award

27 June 2019

Devon farming couple Jo and Tim Budden won the award

Small Ayrshire dairy farm wins top BBC award

14 June 2019

Mossgiel Milk won the 'Future Food Award' for its innovative approach

Farmers aim to grow UK's first viable organic OSR crop

23 May 2019

Organic oilseed rape is 'notoriously difficult' to grow

Organic producer numbers increase but total land area falls

17 May 2019

Total area of land used for organic farming fell by 8.4% in 2018