Providing information on organic food and farming in Wales
Strategy work at Organic Centre Wales:As part of our contract with the Welsh Government, Organic Centre Wales has a remit to provide information and advice on the impact of policies on organic farmers and farming in Wales and supporting the delivery of the Welsh organic action plan.
This involves responding to any relevant consultation documents that are issued, and liaising with officials on land management support schemes that affect organic farmers, such as the Organic Farming Scheme and Glastir.
For information on our work, follow the links below:
Organic Farming Scheme and Glastir.
Organic Action Plan for Wales including a history of support for organic farming in Wales
Rural Development Plan
Organic standards and regulations including GM issues.
Organic farming statistics
We can best do our job by having regular contact with and feedback from farmers, so if you have any views or ideas on grants and schemes, or the impact of new regulations please get in touch with at Organic Centre Wales.
You may also be interested in the following external websites:
Defra organic farming pages
Defra Environmental Stewardship pages
International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM)
European Commission agriculture pages
Scottish Executive Agriculture pages
Northern Ireland Red Meat Industry Task Force: Strategy Review
Institute of Welsh Affairs
The Wales Rural Observatory
Climate Friendly Food
Organic Centre Wales, IBERS, Gogerddan Campus
Aberystwyth University, Ceredigion, SY23 3EB
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