Events and webinars coming up...
For events in Scotland, visit Soil Association Scotland.
A Beginner's Guide to Growing Trees from Seed
Tues 10 Nov, 7:30-8:30pm FABulous Farmers presents Steve Wilson, a grower and teacher from West Wales who specialises in grafting and tree propagation. In this session, he’ll identify which trees to grow from, when to harvest and how to create the right conditions for successful germination.
WEBINAR: Ramial Woodchip for Soil Health
Tues 17 Nov, 2-4pm Looking for ways to manage your ‘woody elements’ as part of a whole-farm system? Join us and find out how ramial woodchip (chipped branch wood) can increase soil organic matter, water holding capacity and soil nutrient levels, drawing on recent trails from the Organic Research Centre.Book your free place here
WEBINAR: OK-Net EcoFeed - summary and findings
Tues 24 Nov, 2-3:30pm OK-Net EcoFeed is an EU-wide research project to support organic pig and poultry farmers, breeders and the organic feed processing industry in achieving the goal of 100% use of organic and regional feed. This session reports back on findings from three current trials, looking at the nutritional values of a variety of feed sources.Book your free place here
Organic Innovation Days 2020
Tues 24 to Weds 25th Nov Organised by TP Organic, this 2-day event brings together 50 partners from 18 countries to celebrates innovation and discusses EU-wide research priorities for organics and agroecology. This year, TP Organics are partnering with the Horizon 2020 project LIVESEED, aiming to boost organic seed and plant breeding across Europe.Click here to register