All-party Parliamentary Group on Agroecology

What is Agroecology? What do we do?

Recent Work

Inquiry – Agroecology as a Nature Based Solution


Context The United Kingdom is currently undergoing a fundamental shift as it looks to revolutionise its approach to farming and land-use, through measures such as the Agriculture Act, Environment Bill, Environmental Land Management Scheme, the…


APPG AGM – 2021


The APPG held it’s AGM on Thursday 25th November, during which the APPG was reconstituted (under the House rules) and officers elected. Election of Officers: • No objections recorded to the current officers continuing in…

General Election & Review of 2019


On Wednesday 6th November, Parliament will dissolve for the General Election and the APPG will cease all its activity in line with parliamentary rules. It is our hope the group will be reconstituted at the…

Agroecology in the News

The Cocktail Effect | The Guardian


Brexit may expose people to increasing levels of pesticide residues in food, a report has warned, amid confusion over what standards will apply after the UK leaves the EU. The government has assured people that high environmental…

What County Farms Can Do For Us | Victoria Balfour


County farms, once considered a prized asset for UK local councils, are in danger of becoming extinct. A recent report revealed that the number of county farms has shrunk by half in the last 40 years. According to…