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CORE Organic II Research Seminar and Governing Board meeting in Amsterdam


The 2nd CORE Organic II Research Seminar took place in Amsterdam at May 15, 2013. It was followed by the 6 th meeting of the CORE Organic II Governing Board which was held the following 2 days. The ERA-NET project CORE Organic... read more

UK: 2013 Organic Producers' Conference - Conference report


The latest annual Organic Producers' Conference of the Organic Research Centre Elm Farm (ORC) took place 22-23 January 2013 at Aston University in Birmingham. The session proceedings are now availabe at ORC's website.  read more

Designing a new cropping system – First workshop held in Birmingham in January 2013


On January 20, 2013, researchers of the TILMAN-ORG project participated in the first workshop for designing new conservation cropping systems in organic farming.  read more

February 14, 2013: Preparing the organic and agro-ecological sector for the new EU research and innovation policy at the BioFach Congress


The session "Preparing the organic and agro-ecological sector for the new EU research and innovation policy"is organiszed by the the European Union Group of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements... read more

Video on reduced tillage: Farmers' motivations and problems


The TILMAN-ORG consortium presented first results of a survey on organic farmers' motivations and problems related to minimum tillage at the 7th Organic Producers Conference, which took place on January 22 and 23, 2013 in... read more

January 22-23, 2013: Organic Producers' Conference in Birmingham, UK


The 7th UK Organic Producers Conference, organized by the Organic Research Centre - Elm Farm, will be held on January 22 and 23, 2013 in Birmingham. To this conference, the second project meeting of the CORE Organic II project... read more

October 18, 2012: TILMAN-ORG field day in Flanders


The Belgian TILMAN-ORG partner Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research, Plant Sciences, Crop Husbandry and Environment  ILVO is organizing a field day in Gontrode, Belgium. On this day, the results of the field... read more

TILMAN-ORG survey on conservation agriculture techniques in organic farming in Europe


With the support of many partners of the TILMAN-ORG project, Joséphine Peigné of ISARA Lyon carried out a European survey to analyze the diversity of conservation agriculture techniques in organic farming.  read more

Organic wheat quality improved by cultural techniques


Reduced tillage, intercropping beneficial for bread wheat  read more

November 12-16, 2013: Agritechnica, Hanover


Agritechnica is the world’s largest exhibition for agricultural innovations. All the leading companies in the branch show their products and services there. With the latest developments in farm inputs and management methods for... read more

February 12, 2012: TILMAN-ORG field day in Italy


On February 12, 2012 the Centro Interdipartimentale di Ricerche Agro-Ambientali (CIRAA) and Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna (SSSA) are organising a field day. More information Programme "Giornata di studio", February 12,... read more

Integrating reduced tillage and green manures in organic cropping systems


Media Release of the TILMAN-ORG Project read more

European Research in the focus: First seminar of CORE Organic


On 29 November 2011 the first research seminar of CORE Organic took place in Paris. CORE Organic is a European transnational research cooperation project supported by the European Commission. read more

TILMAN-ORG: Project video


At the first meeting of the TILMAN-ORG project in November 2011, project members gave a number of interviews. Thomas Alföldi of FiBL has compiled these interviews as well as background information in a video. Project video  read more