BSc (Hons), MSc
Briggs has worked with organic systems in the UK and
overseas in both consultancy and research roles for
over 15 years. He has particular expertise in soil management,
organic arable crop production systems and organic business
is a Director of Abacus Organic Associates and provides
regular consultancy support to 30+ organic farms. He
is a regular facilitator on organic training courses
for farmers and agri-professionals. He has been a guest
lecturer at Otley college and Reading University on
organic farming and is a member or the ACOS Certification
Committee and Research and Development Committee for
the UK organic sector. He is a founding Director of
the Institute of Organic Training and Advice.
has a particular interest in the development of organic
farming systems without livestock, the use of green
manures to manipulate soil nutrient dynamics and the
development of bi-cropping systems to enhance yields
through the better use of available soil nutrients.
Stephen farms a stockless organic farm, growing
organic cereals, pulses and specialist seed crops.
Tel: 01733 219888
Mobile: 07855 341309