Author: Francesca Price

Back to the Land: A Farm to Call Home

By Wing Yee Li, Diversity Bursary Fund Beneficiary POC caucus venue: Willowbrook Farm, Oxfordshire. Photo credit: Nonhlanhla Makuyana. Although I was born and bred in Scotland’s biggest city, Glasgow, I never felt at home. Maybe it was something to do

Farmerama – the #ORFC20 official media partner

The Farmerama team is at the 11th Oxford Real Farming Conference (8-9 January), where we are excited to be the official media partner. This is a highlight in the calendar every year, and a chance to share so many stories

Into the storm

by Compassion in World Farming This year’s Oxford Real Farming Conference is being held during what promises to be a dramatic year for British agriculture. For better or worse, the Brexit die will be cast this month, and we will

Agricology in Practice

Agriculture has huge potential to be part of the solution to enhancing biodiversity, addressing climate change and supporting and enhancing natural resources, whilst also building vibrant and resilient farming businesses.   At Agricology we envision a vibrant future for UK farming

The ORFC 2020 programme is out

We’re delighted at last to release the programme for the 11th Oxford Real Farming Conference which will take place on 8th and 9th January 2020. Thank you all for your patience as we’ve confirmed speakers, juggled rooms, and generally got

ORFC 2020 tickets go on sale today – buy yours now

This year’s Oxford Real Farming Conference will take place on 8th and 9th January at the Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates Church and Parish Centre. The programme for 2020 will be one you won’t want to miss, with discussions and

ORFC 2020 Call for Ideas

The call for ideas and session proposals for ORFC 2020 is now closed. Tickets will go on sale on 16th September 2019. Now is the time to submit your ideas and session proposals for ORFC 2020 [now closed] As usual,

ORFC 2019 Highlights

Thank you to our incredible speakers, delegates, funders, sponsors and partners for making our tenth annual conference so wonderful! Here’s our #ORFC19 highlights video, and we look forward to creating next year’s conference with you all. We would also like

Gove continues to lack clarity on Agriculture Bill

While the organisers of the Oxford Real Farming Conference welcome the Rt. Honorable Michael Gove MP and thank him for his forthright session at ORFC 2019, there is some frustration on the continued lack of clarity on the role of

Has ‘alternative farming’ become the mainstream?

As the Oxford Real Farming Conference gears up for its tenth year, the very values that set it apart from the Oxford Farming Conference, have also seen it soar in popularity over the last decade. Taking place on 3-4 January