School of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development

Nafferton Ecological Farming Group (NEFG)

Nafferton Ecological Farming Group (NEFG)

Nafferton Ecological Farming Group is located within AFRD at Nafferton Farm

NEFG is a research group within the school that specialises on:

  • Interdisciplinary research to optimise the productivity, resource use efficiency and environmental, biodiversity and food quality gains from organic and other low-input agricultural production systems
  • Research training through its Doctoral Training Programme in Organic and Low Input Farming
  • Delivering Masters (MSc) and Continuous Professional Development (CPD) modules/courses on:
    (a) soil, crop and livestock management practices,
    (b) food processing, quality assurance/HACCP and marketing systems and
    (c) principles and standards of organic and low-input farming systems 

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