Latest news from the ELC

17 June 2019

'Planning Barriers Faced by New Organic Horticulture Businesses in England' is a jointly written report by the Landworkers' Alliance and the Ecological Land Cooperative, demonstrating a number of examples where a new entrant to organic horticulture has sought permission from their local authority, either for infrastructure or temporary accommodation

16 June 2019

Permanent planning permission at Greenham is secured. Hurrah!

20 May 2019

You are warmly invited to attend this year’s Annual General Meeting on Saturday 29th June 2019 from 2.00 – 4.30pm. The meeting will be held in the village hall in Arlington, East Sussex, nearby to our second site which has been granted temporary planning permission to create three small farms and for which we are looking for applicants.

30 April 2019

Greenham Reach, the Ecological Land Cooperative’s first cluster of small farms, in mid Devon, is a prime example of Agroecology in action. What was once made of pasture and arable fields is now a mosaic of biodiversity and interlocking crops.

24 April 2019

ELC's Oliver Bettany interviews James Dexter - an ELC steward at Greenham Reach in Mid-devon

16 April 2019

Today we launch our open application process to find our future farmers!  

15 April 2019

We are very pleased to announce that Lynne Davis has recently joined our board of directors - hurrah!

21 March 2019

Invest in the creation of future farms with the Ecological Land Cooperative and receive up to 3% interest

21 March 2019

We’re calling for new board members to join us at this exciting time.