tech and tools

Farmerama’s Position on the Deregulation of Gene Editing in the UK

Farmerama’s Position on the Deregulation of Gene Editing in the UK 2560 1707 Farmerama Radio

Now that the UK has left the EU, many European laws and regulations—including those dealing with gene editing and genetic modification—can be revisited. The Department of the Environment, Farming and…

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FARMERAMA – THE OFFICIAL MEDIA PARTNER FOR Oxford Real Farming Conference 2020!

FARMERAMA – THE OFFICIAL MEDIA PARTNER FOR Oxford Real Farming Conference 2020! 2032 450 Farmerama Radio

This week the Farmerama team will be at the 11th Oxford Real Farming Conference (8-9 January), where we are excited to be the official media partner. This is a highlight…

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#46: Vandana Shiva, Loans for Enlightened Agriculture, Mulching & No-till talk

#46: Vandana Shiva, Loans for Enlightened Agriculture, Mulching & No-till talk 150 150 Farmerama Radio

This month, we begin by hearing from Vandana Shiva – an incredibly inspiring speaker who champions biodiversity and small-scale farmers around the world. We were lucky enough to catch Vandana…

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#42: No-cost agriculture in Zambia, Biofertilisers and a Regenerative farming journey

#42: No-cost agriculture in Zambia, Biofertilisers and a Regenerative farming journey 150 150 Farmerama Radio

This month we head to the tenth annual Oxford Real Farming Conference. First up we hear the inspirational story of 5000+ women who are now practising natural agriculture, or no-cost…

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#31: Growing herbs, Christian perspectives on farming and Aquaponics on diversified farms

#31: Growing herbs, Christian perspectives on farming and Aquaponics on diversified farms 150 150 Farmerama Radio

(Alice Bettany of @sacred_seeds harvesting herbs for her CSA herbal medicine box scheme) Welcome to Farmerama! This month, we hear from herb growers and suppliers about the opportunities for growing…

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#28: Films for the farming movement, rural-urban connections in Greece and fungi to manage weeds

#28: Films for the farming movement, rural-urban connections in Greece and fungi to manage weeds 150 150 Farmerama Radio

Welcome to another episode of Farmerama with more voices from the smaller-scale farming communities in the UK and beyond. This month we hear from two projects which are using film…

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#20 Halal & Tayyib meat, Open Food Network UK, tips for growing veg in harsh conditions & crafting human-scale CSA tools

#20 Halal & Tayyib meat, Open Food Network UK, tips for growing veg in harsh conditions & crafting human-scale CSA tools 150 150 Farmerama Radio

This month we celebrate the dawn of Spring as we bring you stories from many different communities across the UK: Muhsen Hassanin of Abraham Organics, a specialist Halal and Tayib…

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#19 Traditional methods & new tools, future growers, rewilding and Cambodian learnings

#19 Traditional methods & new tools, future growers, rewilding and Cambodian learnings 150 150 Farmerama Radio

As Spring draws nearer we bring you Joel Salatin talking traditional methods and modern tools. Joel calls this new-fashioned farming, where systems such as cow-feed lots and high chemical input…

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#16 Agroforestry, small data, food sovereignty and people’s food policies

#16 Agroforestry, small data, food sovereignty and people’s food policies 150 150 Farmerama Radio

#16 Farmerama have learnt that farming’s best economic models mimic nature’s clever ways and make many things from the same piece of land. Farmer Stephen Briggs tells us about one…

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#15 Dairy farming tips, transparent pricing, cheap soil testing, Wwoofing and a roundup from the first Scottish Farmhack

#15 Dairy farming tips, transparent pricing, cheap soil testing, Wwoofing and a roundup from the first Scottish Farmhack 150 150 Farmerama Radio

#15 After last month’s words from farmers around the world at the Slow Food Terra Madre, we are now back on British soil with stories from Perthshire to Devon. We…

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