Two vital talks on the vital role of soil biology and problems with modern, specialised crop production for soils
SFADG meeting on Tuesday 26th November, 7.30-9.30pm
FARM AND NATURE WALK AND TALK – HARTLEY FARM
Our visit to Hartley Farm on 5th October was very interesting. Eunice Parker wrote “The whole day was really wonderful.
The Carbon Footprint of food is not a measure of sustainability and is liable to mislead both personal food choices and public policy. ‘Confounding Factors in discussions about what we should eat’
Click here for our handout ‘Food for Thought’
IPPC RECOGNISES POSITIVE ROLE OF LIVESTOCK FARMING
The NFU has criticised media headlines of the recent IPPC report in “12 things we learned from the IPCC climate land report”
The IPCC REPORT: Climate Change and Land is available. For extracts and comment – see here
CFBoA KEY MESSAGES on Sustainable Food and Drink have now been agreed by the Coordinating Committee.
Success at the BOOM Awards
At the Soil Association’s BOOM (Best of Organic Markets) Awards Brown Cow Organics, where we had a really interesting and enjoyable farm walk on 11th May, has come top
GRAZING LIVESTOCK part of the SOLUTION to CLIMATE CHANGE, NOT the PROBLEM
This month the Farming Minister has made a statement
BRADFORD ON AVON FOOD AND DRINK FESTIVAL: 1st June – Victory Field, Frome Road. There will be plenty of amazing food and drink to eat