Science communication activities 2018:
Talking #60minworms to the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs at LEAF OFS, Tuesley Farm, June 2018
Royal Society Summer Exhibition 2018, discussing wormscience with members of the public and fellows of the Royal Society, London, July 2018.
Radio interview with BBC Farming Today about earthworms, August 2018.
Stoked that my soils research was mentioned in Farmers Weekly Magazine (circulation 59, 000)
Inspiring the next generation with the world of earthworms at the Schools day for the Rothamsted Festival of Ideas, 2018
Thrilled to write the AHDB earthworm factsheets for national distribution to farmers, 2018
Demonstrating earthworm soil health assessments and earthworm ID to farmers at the AHDB Strategic Farm Open Day, June 2018
On the stage talking soil health assessments to a packed audience at Groundswell, June 2018.
Leading the wormshop with farmers, stakeholders and policy makers, 2018
Interview for farmerama radio, discussing the #60minworms project in the Spring
My stand at Cereals 2018, the leading technical event for the arable industry with up to 20,000 visitors, June 2018
Wormscience goes international - interviewed by a journalist from the USA for an article on soil health
At the ADAMA thought leadership workshop discussing how to achieve soil health in agriculture, 2018.
Hosting BBC journalist Tom Feilden for his BBC4 show on sustainable agriculture, 2018
Happy days! Taking my soil science exhibit to the countryside arena for the 103rd Tendring Show, Essex, with crowds of 20,000 people
Talking soil health in the soil pit at the AHDB Northampton monitor farm Launch, 2018
Presentation for the NFU IPM summit about how farmers and scientists are working together to improve the sustainability of agriculture in practice, 2018.
Soil health panel about how to measure soil health for Agri-Tech East, May 2018
The #60minworms survey launch at the Eden Project, 2018
Highlights from 2017:
Highlights from 2017 included research featured in Farmers Weekly magazine, on-farm earthworm demo's for AHDB monitor farms, earthworm workshop for the organic farmers group, earthworms at Cereals 2017, BBC radio interviews for the Today programme and Saturday:Live, 3-day #wormscience exhibit at the Science Museum, London; invited presentation for the IFS at Cambridge University, and talking soil health at the technical seminar for CropTec 2017.