Bread and Community: ReCap of Stephen Jones Seminar

Last month, Dr Stephen Jones of Washington State University delivered a seminar at the Newcastle University School of Agriculture about his work with the WSU Bread Lab. His presentation was...

Prof Carlo Leifert and NEFG featured in German documentary

The German channel 3SAT/ARD produced a documentary filmed throughout Europe, which includes interviews with Carlo Leifert and footage of the Nafferton field trials. The NEFG-led nutritional work is featured quite extensively...

Wheat breeding and bread-making seminar at Newcastle University 27th October

Dr Stephen Jones of Washington State University will be visiting Newcastle next week and will present a lecture at the School of Agriculture on Thursday, 27th October at 5pm. Dr...

The Summer of Cereals

We are nearing the end of harvest at Nafferton, and closing out our busiest cereal season in recent memory. NEFG managed trials of spelt, rye, spring wheat, winter wheat, spring barley,...

Landbridge SIP Workshop at Nafferton 8th September

The landbridge network is hosting a workshop at Nafferton farm on Thursday, 8th September 2016 to consider the role for advisers in integrated farm management for sustainable intensification. Landbridge is...

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Postgraduate Research Student attends 10th International Symposium on Grapevine Physiology and Biotechnology

NEFG PhD Student Gultakin Hasanaliyeva attended the 10th International Symposium on Grapevine Physiology and Biotechnology held in Verona, Italy from 13th – 18th July. The University of Verona organised the symposium,...

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The Continuing Glyphosate Debate

As the debate and politics surrounding the use of the pesticide glyphosate heat up, particularly in the EU, Professor Carlo Leifert would like to draw your attention to a video...

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Full Video of Carlo Leifert’s Future of Organic Panel at 2016 Food Tank Summit

On April 21st, Professor Carlo Leifert was the keynote speaker for the ‘Future of Organic’ panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington D.C. Professor Leifert presented results from...

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Next Spelt and Rye Event on 2nd July at Nafferton Farm

As part of the continuing series of events focusing on rye and spelt trials, the Nafferton Ecological Farming Group will host a summer information session on 2nd July 2016. This...

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Professor Leifert Speaking at 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington D.C.

Professor Carlo Leifert will be speaking as part of the ‘Future of Organic’ panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit on 21st April. Food Tank is a non-profit focused on...

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