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Producing Quality Forage: Getting the conditions & mix right, 2 July, 1.30-4pm, Rhynie, Huntly

11 May 2015

A practical on-farm afternoon visit looking at achieving optimum soil, seed and growing conditions for efficient grass and arable silage production, including soil preparation, seed selection and weed control.

Awards to celebrate the individuals at the centre of the Food for Life Catering Mark

08 May 2015

Nominations have opened for the Food for Life Catering Mark Awards which will take place on 18 June 2015. The awards will celebrate the individuals who champion the Catering Mark and are so fundamental to the programme in schools, hospitals, workpla...

Soil Association led field lab to look at low-input techniques in controlling creeping thistle

08 May 2015

On the 14th May the Soil Association is hosting a field lab to examine control methods for creeping thistle – an increasing problem in the farming industry. The meeting is open to all farmers who will benefit from a demonstration of different weedin...

Organic News - Helen Browning appears on BBC Radio 4's Costing the Earth

08 May 2015

ENVIRONMENT Helen Browning appears on BBC Radio 4's Costing the Earth Soil Association chief executive Helen Browning appeared on Costing the Earth earlier this week to debate pressing environmental issues ahead of yesterday's general election. She ...

Organic Beauty Campaigns - Get involved in 2015

05 May 2015

We are only in the first week of May but it has been a busy year so far for the Soil Association Business Development team. We've been working closely with our licensees on a number of opportunities where together, we've reached new markets and help...

Managing for Fluke in Fife, date tbc

05 May 2015

Kinaldy Farm, Fife (date to be confirmed)

Organic News - Organic food: good for everyone

01 May 2015

ORGANIC Milking it: Study makes claims that organic milk is no healthier for pregnant women The University of Reading published a report, saying organic milk has lower levels of iodine than conventionally produced fresh milk. The media coverage warn...

Controlling Rushes without Chemicals

29 April 2015

- 28th May, Kirklinton, Cumbria *FULLY BOOKED* - 4th June, Ullapool *FULLY BOOKED* - 5th June, Kirkton Farm, Crianlarich *FULLY BOOKED*

Soil Association presents its priorities for agricultural policy to the Welsh Government

28 April 2015

On Thursday 30th April 2015 the Soil Association will meet with the Welsh Government’s Environment and Sustainability Committee to present recommended agricultural policy priorities for the Welsh Government over the next 12 months.
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