Green cover proves headland attraction

Green cover headlands sown on potato and root vegetable crop headlands is proving a positive attraction for pollinators, and helping to conserve valuable soil resources. Successful results from a 2016 pilot project of the Syngenta Operation Pollinator initiative, instigated and supported exclusively by ASDA growers through the IPL supply chain, now aims to plant up...

Apr 30, 2017
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UK organic market tops £2 billion

The Soil Association’s recent 2017 Organic Market Report reveals the UK organic market continues its fifth year of growth and is now worth £2.09 billion. Total sales of organic products increased by 7.1% in 2016 while non-organic sales continued to decline. Organic represents around 1.5% of the total UK food and drink market. Key trends...

Apr 30, 2017
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