Lynne Davis, CEO & PRODUCT MANAGER, Open Food Network UK | Lynne has a background in software, regenerative agriculture and food system policy. Following a career in software engineering in commercial and research sectors Lynne made building global food sovereignty her purpose and passion. She trained in biodynamic agriculture and has worked on a number of commercial livestock and vegetable holdings. She is the founder member and former manager of Dean Forest Food Hub – 2016 Finalist for the BBC Food and Farming Awards. She founded Street Goat in Bristol. Lynne has worked on agricultural policy with the Landworker’s Alliance, La Via Campesina and the RSA Food, Farming and Countryside Commission. She is on the board of the Ecological Land Cooperative. Lynne has a BE in Software Engineering and an MSc in Agricultural Economics.
By Lynne Davis, Agroecology Now!
Civilisations have tried to dominate chaos with order for centuries, in a false dichotomy of biblical proportions. Greater diversity wants to exist. Perhaps our role is not to impose order, but to steward complexity.