Dr Stephen RoderickResearch Manager

Fields of Expertise: Organic farming research programme

Dr Stephen Roderick is project manager for the SWARM Hub and SWHLI Knowledge Exchange projects and is responsible for the RBS’s organic farming research programme.

He joined the College in 2001 and since then he has been involved in numerous local, national and international research programmes, including Farm Health Online (www.organicvet.co.uk), animal welfare assessment, nitrogen fixing crops and numerous crop trials.

He is an associate editor of the Organic Agriculture journal. Before joining the College he was a researcher at the Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics Research Unit at Reading University and has extensive experience of working in livestock production in Europe and Africa including spending a number of years conducting research on Maasai livestock production in Kenya and teaching agriculture in Zambia.