Organic Knowledge provides professional services to the organic and sustainable agriculture industry. With over 15 years international experience in the organic supply chain and a worldwide network of contacts, we can make a difference to your business.
We specialise in:
Organic Farming, Conversion & Certification, Crop Production, Marketing Research, Project Management, Education and training.
Contact us today to discuss how we can help you improve your business.
About our Founder, Alasdair Smithson
Alasdair has extensive practical experience in organic farming and has an honours degree in Organic Agriculture, from Aberystwyth, University of Wales. After working for the UK Soil Association for a number of years, Alasdair emigrated to Australia in 2005 and worked as Business Development Manager for the Biological Farmers of Australia in Brisbane.
He then ventured to Far North QLD and managed a 100-acre certified organic sweet corn and sweet potato farm. Alasdair now helps other farmers and businesses change to organic farming and processing methods and runs his-own certified organic farm and home delivery business, Munch Crunch Organics. Promoting certified organic and local food production in the Byron Bay hinterland.
Alasdair was previously a member of the UNE Organic Research Group, was on the Organic Federation of Australia Producer Council, was Chair of the Biological Farmers of Australia Horticulture Working Group, former President of the New Brighton Farmers Market and won Sustainable Farmer of the Year in 2014.