Making poultry feed more sustainable 11 Aug 2014 2:00 - 5:00
With rations heavily dependent on imports, tightening supplies of key ingredients and spiraling feed costs, it's time to take a different approach to feeding organic and free range poultry. This event looks at how we can improve the nutritional value of some of our home grown protein crops, grow alternatives such as sunflower, and improve access to homegrown cereals. Location: Capestone Organic Poultry, Wallyns castle, Haverfordwest Contact details:
Wales Community Supported Agriculture Gathering 12 Sep 2014 17:00 12 Sept - 12:00 14 Sept
The annual gathering of the CSA Wales network. An opportunity for projects to exchange information and experience and plan for the next year. Includes workshops on building memberships, access to land and support for new projects. Draft Programme Location: Hosted by Flintshare CSA Contact details:
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National Soil Symposium 25 Nov 2014 10:00
The Soil Association are delighted to welcome a number of internationally renowned experts to this year's National Soil Symposium to discuss resilience. We will be joined for the first time in the UK by world renowned author Jeff Lowenfels (Teaming with Microbes and Teaming with Nutrients) along with the highly acclaimed Professor Carlo Leifert and leading soil scientist Dr Julia Cooper. Location: St Johns Hotel, 651 Warwick Rd, Solihull, West Midlands B91 1AT Contact details: read more...
9th ORC Annual Organic Producer's Conference 26 Nov 2014 10:00
This year's 2 day conference will be held immediately following the Soil Association National Soils Symposium (25th November). The first day (26th November) will be producer-focused and the second day (27th November) will focus more on research, advisory and policy issues. Full programme will be available shortly. Download the advance flyer from link below: Location: St.Johns Hotel, 651 Warwick Rd, Solihull, West Midlands B91 1AT Contact details:
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