Janet Dwyer OBE is Professor of Rural Policy at the Countryside and Community Research Institute, University of Gloucestershire. Janet served as President of the UK Agricultural Economics Society 2021-22, and Directed the CCRI for 10 years. Her current research includes supporting rural resilience through the agricultural transition, understanding innovation in rural enterprise, and international comparative work on cultural landscapes. She Chairs Defra’s Nutrient Management Expert Group, is a Director of Rural England CIC and trustee of the Organic Research Centre, and advises the Food, Farming and Countryside Commission and Green Alliance. She was awarded an OBE in June 2022 for ‘services to rural research’.
This Organic Research Centre/FWAG session offers the opportunity to get the answers society is seeking in a climate emergency around food, equity, economy, and the environment. As experienced practitioners, validated by academics, we will offer answers as to how to move quickly to a fairer, more equitable, resilient society. This panel invites delegates to pose […]