Useful Links

Rural Business Research understands that people we work with often need to find out information quickly. We've put together the links below to the many organisations which we often find it helpful to contact. This gives you a quick route to other useful organisations researching and understanding aspects of agriculture, business and the environment.

Agricultural Economics Society

Askham Bryan College


BPEX - British Pig Executive

British Egg Industry Council

British Potato Council

Business Link


Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Northern Ireland

Duchy College Rural Business School

EBLEX - English Beef and Lamb Executive

Environment Agency

European Union - Agriculture and Rural Development Directorate

HGCA - Home Grown Cereals Authority

Institute of Agricultural Management

LEAF - Linking Farming and the Environment

MLC - Meat and Livestock Commission


Newcastle University

PGRO - Processors and Growers Research Organisation

Rural Economy and Land Use Programme

Scottish Agricultural College

The Scottish Government - Agriculture

United States Department of Agriculture

University of Cambridge

University of Nottingham

University of Reading

University of Wales, Aberystwyth

Welsh Assembly Department for Environment, Planning and Countryside