Guardians of the Grasslands

On 22nd October at 8.00pm, our Members Meeting is a short film called “Guardians of the Grassland” which will be followed by a Q&A session with two of the participants. This film is being hosted by The Farming Forum and the Continue Reading

Carabid Beetles for Sustainable Agriculture – Kelly Jowett

We will be holding an online meeting at 7.00 pm on Thursday 9th July for BASE-UK members with Kelly Jowett from Rothamsted Research, whom some of you may already had contact with regarding her current research. Kelly Jowett is a Continue Reading

BASE-UK Member Visit to Lamport Project – 4th February 2020

Review by David White – On February 4th a hardy group of around 20 Base members attended the third visit we have had to Agrovista’s Blackgrass Systems site at Lamport in Northants. The hillside side field was cold and windy Continue Reading

BASE-UK Member Visit to Rothamsted Research Center, Harpenden on 9th May 2019

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 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


The plan to have Dr Jonathan Lundgren visit BASE-UK took over a year to come to fruition following a postponement from our original date in March 2018.  There was then the threat of a blizzard in Sioux Falls on the Continue Reading

Dr Jonathan Lundgren

BASE-UK is delighted to be hosting Dr Jonathan Lundgren of Bluedasher Farm, South Dakota, USA from the 3rd to 5th December 2018. BOOK NOW – BASIS AND NROSO POINTS AVAILABLE.  Closing date 28th November 2018. Jon is a world-renowned expert Continue Reading