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Novel breeding techniques and their implications for the UK organic sector

  • The Organic Research Centre Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall Newbury RG20 0HR (map)

An Organic Research Centre workshop.

A space to share and discuss opinions on the risks and opportunities presented by the Novel Breeding Techniques for the UK organic food and farming community.

Aims of the day

  • To understand what the gene-editing techniques are and their potential application within crop breeding;

  • To determine the threats and opportunities posed by these techniques to organic food and farming;

  • To assess the position of the UK organic sector on these techniques

Spaces are limited so please book your place as soon as possible. Cost includes lunch and refreshments.

Earlier Event: October 23
Field Lab: Plant Teams
Later Event: November 1
East of England Farming Conference 2018