Providing information on organic food and farming in Wales
Events diaryOrganic Centre Wales regularly organise and attend sector events and these are listed below.
If you know of any events relating to Organic Food and Farming that are not listed, please send us the details.
For events in England and Wales organised by other organic farming organisations see the following:
Organic Farmers and Growers
Institute of Organic Training and Advice (IOTA)
Organic Growers Association
Organic livestock auctions are organised regularly by:
McCartneys, Brecon 01874 622386
Welshpool Livestock Sales 01938 553438
Carmarthen 01267 236268
RWAS Spring Festival 16 May 2015Come and visit us in the Small Holder Centre. We are helping to run the 10 Minute Talk Shop again, and the Welsh Grain Forum will be running workshops on using Welsh flour, featuring pizzas and cob ovens!
Location: RWAS Showground Builth Wells
Starting Up as a Sustainable Farmer and Grower 16 May 2015This day-long course looks at what it takes to be a sustainable farmer and grower. If sustainable farming is something that interests you, this course will give you a chance to learn about what it takes to be a farmer, how to develop the skills needed to farm well, different models for acquiring land to farm, farm diversification and how to finance your venture. Run by Troed y Rhiw partners, Alicia Miller and Nathan Richards, it will offer some frank talk and insight into running a small-scale sustainable farm and point you towards organisations and initiatives that will help support your venture. A delicious vegetarian lunch using farm produce and refreshments are included.
Accommodation is available for courses in our converted stone barns.
£45 (VAT inclusive)
Location: Troed Y Rhiw, Llwyndafydd, New Quay, Ceredigion SA44 6BY
Contact details: firstname.lastname@example.org 01545 560 475.
BOBL CLOSING CONFERENCE 21 May 2015 0930- 1545Our closing conference will be held at Builth on 21st May to discuss the strategy for the next round of RDP funding.
Please come along and share your ideas.
Contact details: 01970 622248 /email@example.com
Organic Centre Wales, IBERS, Gogerddan Campus
Aberystwyth University, Ceredigion, SY23 3EB
T:01970 622248 E: firstname.lastname@example.org