OPEN AND FREE TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES
20 March 2008, 4- 5:30pm
Dr Ika Darhfer
Dr. Ika Darhofer lectures on organisational behaviour and has research interests in farmers' decision making, focusing on organic farming and farm resilience. She is particulalry interested in how family farmers cope with rapid and unforseeable market, policy or consumer preference changes.
This includes farmers recognising and seizing opportunities offered by long- term trends such as climate change and demographic change. She is convening a workshop on adaptive farming systems within the Eight European International Farming Systems Association symposium, and has working relationships with a number European researchers.