Growing, Buying, Selling; In your Local Community
This is a Past Event and has been Archived.
The Food Co-ops & Buying Groups project presents it’s 2nd East Anglian conference: Linking up food co-ops, buying groups, allotment plotholders, community gardens, urban scrumpers, & small producers Presentations & Workshops from: -Abundance Harvesting & distributing fruit that would otherwise be left to rot -Maria Lacou of Wivenhoe - Troubleshooting & diversifying session for wholefood buying groups -Eloise Dey - London’s Capital Growth project supporting community gardens to sell surplus - Meet the Local Foods Suffolk team - Rebecca Tully - Cropshare stall selling allotmentholders’ surplus in Walthamstow Metfield Chicken Co-op & Sufolk’s Pig Clubs + Networking with local groups aand Action Planning to help set up or improve your community food project + Delicious local lunch
10 - 4pm This is a FREE event but booking is essential More information and a toolkit showing how to get started is available at www.foodcoops.org
Sproughton Tithe Barn, Lower St, Sproughton, nr Ipswich Suffolk IP8 3BJ
Monday 6 Feb 2012