Yearly Archives: 2018

“100 Years of Rural Development in China”

“100 Years of Rural Development in China” A talk by Sun Jun Co-founder and Director of AIGE – Hunan Rural Way Foundation Founder of Beijing Green Cross on Saturday May … Read on

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Guy Singh-Watson on why Riverford’s becoming worker owned

In June Riverford Organic becomes worker-owned. Here Guy explains why he’s made this decision.

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Oxford Real Farming Conference recruiting: Conference Manager

2019 will be our 10th anniversary.  So a special year for us – as well as the whole farming community as we face Brexit! And a huge opportunity for a … Read on

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Regenerative Activism: Revitalising Self and Society Saturday April 7th in London

Created in response to the “high level of burn-out among those who dedicate their time and life to creating social change and ecological justice”, this one day event will “explore … Read on

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DEFRA CONSULTATION ON THE FUTURE OF FARMING ANNOUNCED TODAY

Defra has today (Feb 27 2018) released details on the consultation: “HEALTH AND HARMONY & HARMONY: THE FUTURE FOR FOOD, FARMING & THE ENVIRONMENT IN A GREEN BREXIT” The consultation … Read on

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An Emergency Summit for Change

an invitation to a meeting convened by CTRLshift at The Edge, Wigan, on March 27-29 2018 Colin Tudge previews a gathering that could be the start of something big In … Read on

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Farm waste – supermarkets’ role

Damning new report from FeedBack Summary This report examines the systemic role that supermarkets play in the overproduction and subsequent waste of food on UK Farms. Food waste represents an … Read on

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CTRLshift Emergency Summit for Change

March 27 – 29 2018 This from the organisers: We’re bringing together visionary organisations and individuals to create a powerful coherent voice and a collective action plan for radical, positive … Read on

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Lies, Misconceptions, and Global Agriculture

More or less everything that we are told about food and farming by the oligarchs who dominate our lives – the government, the corporates, big finance, and large but mercifully … Read on

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Homes for retiring farmers: new report from the LCA

The CLA have just published this report “calling on Government to support farming families by recognising in planning policy for England that building a new home in the countryside is justified … Read on

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