Category Archives: The Changing Scene

Join the Good Food March October 14 2018 in London

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Agriculture Bill: call for written evidence by the Public Bill Committee by November 20

Call for written evidence: Agriculture Bill This about the Public Bill Committee scrutiny of the Bill. “The Committee is expected to meet for the first time on Tuesday 23 October … Read on

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Oxford Real Farming Conference Jan 3 & 4 2019: tickets now on sale

It’s our 10th anniversary so we’re looking to celebrate and we hope you’ll join us! This from the ORFC 2019 website: “The 2019 conference will be the biggest yet with … Read on

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Agriculture Bill – including background papers

Here is the Agriculture Bill published on September 12. The second reading is set for October 10 And here are two papers from Defra as background to the Bill: i) … Read on

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Economics of Happiness Conference, Bristol, Oct 19-21 2018

Set to coincide with the Annual Summit of the Global Parliament of Mayors “The Economics of Happiness” will be the eighteenth international conference run by Local Futures aimed at catalyzing … Read on

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Schumacher College courses this October – on soil, climate change, resilience – for small scale growers

Two courses of interest for growers – at new prices more suited to growers’ pockets! ‘Cultivating Healthy Soils in Your Garden and on Your Farm’ (08/10/2018-12/10/2018) and ‘Sharing Stories, Cultivating … Read on

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Oxford Real Farming Conference 2019 – open for session ideas

We’re looking forward to seeing you next January at our 10th anniversary conference. In the meantime, please sign up for our newsletter, and see below for how to send us … Read on

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Agroforestry: what it is and why it matters

A timely publication from the Woodland Trust and Soil Association – launched at a meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Agroecology this week (June 12)  just before the … Read on

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Support amongst UK pig farmers and agricultural stakeholders for the use of food losses in animal feed

This research, featuring the results of a survey of 82 pig farmers and 81 other stakeholders  at the British Pig & Poultry Fair on the 10-11 May 2016, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire … Read on

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National Organic Combinable Crops July 3 2018

Now in its eleventh year, this one-day event near Telford, Shropshire, will offer organic and non-organic farmers the chance to learn about the latest innovations in the sector, and discover … Read on

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