Soil Association press releases
Soil Association Websiteen-GBCopyright Soil Association firstname.lastname@example.orgComment: Defra's approval of Rothamsted research into GM camelina Commenting on Defra's approval of Rothamsted's research in to GM camelina, Emma Hockridge, Soil Association head of policy said:
swestonWed, 16 Apr 2014 12:39:00 GMTSoil Association in new partnership to certify organic exports to China Soil Association Certification and China’s organic certification body, Organic Food Development Centre (OFDC), have entered into a unique partnership that makes it cheaper and simpler for the UK’s organic businesses to export to China.
swestonMon, 14 Apr 2014 12:33:00 GMTSoil Association calls on public to help ‘Save our Seeds’ at 2014 Edible Garden Show On Friday (28 March 2014) Ben Raskin, Soil Association head of horticulture spoke at the Edible Garden Show to talk about the growing threat to our seed diversity and the importance of saving seeds: all part of the charity’s new ‘save our seeds’ cam...
swestonWed, 02 Apr 2014 14:10:00 GMTSoil Association comment on Cancer Research UK study on organic food Commenting on the Cancer Research UK study, which found eating organic food does not lessen women's chances of developing cancer, Peter Melchett, Soil Association director of policy said:
swestonFri, 28 Mar 2014 11:52:00 GMTSoil Association to fund innovative farmer-led research Today (20 March 2014) the Soil Association has announced funding for three innovative new research projects to support sustainable agriculture.
swestonThu, 20 Mar 2014 09:45:00 GMTNew network aims to raise £19,140 to revolutionise local food production The UK community supported agriculture (CSA) movement has launched a crowd funding campaign to raise £19,140 to support its work encouraging farmers and growers to work in partnership with their local communities.
swestonWed, 19 Mar 2014 14:39:00 GMTSoil Association and Shaun the Sheep launch competition for aspiring young designers Today sees the launch of an exciting competition, offering children across the UK the chance to help some hens in need of a new home!
swestonMon, 17 Mar 2014 12:18:00 GMTSoil Association comment on calls to overhaul regulations on GM crops to speed up development Commenting on calls to overhaul regulations on GM crops to speed up development, Helen Browning, Soil Association chief executive said:
swestonFri, 14 Mar 2014 10:30:00 GMTSoil Association 2014 Organic Market Report reveals growth in organic sales for the first time in four years The Soil Association’s annual Organic Market Report today reveals that the organic sector has seen growth of 2.8% in 2013: the first time the organic market has seen annual growth since 2008.
fnorrisThu, 13 Mar 2014 08:57:00 GMTComment: Reaction to MEPs rejection of seed directive In response to the rejection of the proposed EU seed directive by MEPs, Soil Association head of horticulture Ben Raskin comments:
tyoungTue, 11 Mar 2014 16:36:00 GMT