My name is Anna Harper. I have handed in my doctoral thesis on agroecology in biological control in cereal crop production with the University of Central Lancashire and I have my viva in a few weeks time. I am passionate Continue Reading
A small group of BASE-UK members took to road and air to travel to Denmark and Jock McFarlane, one of those intrepid “flying farmers” has written the following article. Our grateful thanks go to everyone who hosted our members – Continue Reading
Julian Gold from Oxfordshire has won the Farm Carbon Toolkit Soil Farmer of the Year 2019! Congratulations to Julian who has won this competition which is now in it’s fourth year. To see the full report please go to https://www.farmcarbontoolkit.org.uk/news/soil-farmer-year-2019-winner-announced Continue Reading
We were very pleased to receive an invitation from Dr Jackie Stroud for BASE-UK members to spend an afternoon at Rothamsted on May 9th as a follow up from her talk at our AGM Conference in February 2019. Jackie will Continue Reading
David White writes: On the afternoon of Friday 12th April, a small group of members met at the farm of John and William Cooper near Loth, Lincolnshire. Another dry cold day for a farm walk but that didn’t curtail the Continue Reading
David White arranged this visit following an invitation from David Purdy and on behalf of our members who were able to attend, our grateful thanks go to David Purdy for hosting us as well as Craig Morgan, Niall Atkinson and Continue Reading
Added 22nd March 2019 – Alice Santin – 3 month internship from Mid June 2019. She writes: I am Alice Santin, a French student in an engineering school of agronomy in Nancy. Through a contact, I discovered the association BASE Continue Reading
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Doug has sent the following report: BASE Meeting 26th February 2019. Durie Farm, Leven, Fife. Present: Steve Townsend-BASE-UK Dr. Henry Creissen-SRUC Farmers present:Doug Christie (Host farmer), Sandy Allison, Alan Smith, Robert Watson & Guest, Gregory Hart, Euan Walker Munro, Jock Continue Reading
The following recordings are from Dr Jonathan Lundgren’s visit to BASE-UK at Towcester on Wednesday 5th December 2018.