Fundraiser Organisation: WWOOF UK Location: Home based Hours: Part Time Position type: Paid Contract: Fixed Term Contract Closing date: Fri 13 September 13 Website: wwoof.org.uk Contact name: Scarlett Penn Contact telephone: 07702 878596 Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Opportunity with WWOOF UK (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms)
PUBLIC CONSULTATION : A REVIEW OF THE ROLE OF FAMILY FARMING, KEY CHALLENGES AND PRIORITIES FOR THE FUTURE
The European Commission has started a public consultation on family faming. The questionnaire is available in numerous languages; you can choose at the top right-hand corner of the screen. The consultation goes until 26 Sept 2013.
Meet our Future Growers field trip in West Wales The Soil Associations Future Growers will be in West Wales from 16-18 August for one of their field trips. We are using this weekend to invite organic growers to meet current and potential trainees and apprentices at a BBQ at Bwlchwernen Farm from 7.00pm on 17 August 2013. The Future Growers scheme now offers 6 month placements allowing growers to take on trainees as seasonal workers.
The Organic Centre Wales (OCW) partnership of Organic Research Centre, ADAS and Aberystwyth University have been successful in their bid to deliver ‘Organic Advisory Services‘ to the Welsh Government from 2013-2015.
The UK Food Group (UKFG) is the principal UK network for non-governmental organisations (NGOs) working on global food and agriculture issues. Our vision is a world with a more just, sustainable and fairer food system in which hunger has been eradicated, equity realised and the environment restored.
The EU reached a compromise deal on CAP yesterday. Below some immediate civil society reactions, along with the official summaries from the EU and a few links to media articles.