I found this profile featuring myself and SFT Board member Peter Segger when cleaning out my garage last week. It appeared in the Guardian on 1st December, 1984 at a time when the UK organic movement was still in its infancy but developing strongly.
Articles: organic farming (27)
It is not uncommon for farmers to talk about the influence their grandparents had on their farming education and their eventual success in agriculture. I am no different.
After years of belittling organic farming, some chemical farmers are exploring the possibilities of getting into it.
Emma Ben-Haouala Bernegger has established her own brand of organic products in Tunisia, reviving traditional methods.
I attended the annual conference of the Ohio Ecological Food And Farm Association recently and as usual it really lifted my spirits
In an affluent neighborhood of Windhoek, two young men from the former township are selling organic produce. John and Immanuel Negongo are revolutionizing Namibian agriculture.
For centuries, Nepalese farmers have been mixing the dung and urine of their buffaloes, cows and goats with vegetable compost to make solid manure.
Pedaling our bicycles and gear across the American West at a steady 12 miles an hour, my friend Neil and I have begun to fathom just how much land our society dedicates to growing food, particularly grains.
We need to celebrate and energize the public to defend the freedom to acquire the food of our choice from the source of our choice.
There are many inspiring examples of how to do things better but few match up to Abbey Home Farm, located outside Cirencester in the Cotswolds.