Take Action: Reclaim Our Food System

Re-posted from Land Workers’ Alliance website

Join the Landworkers’ Alliance (LWA) as we celebrate Via Campesina’s International day of Peasant Struggle:  Meet Wednesday April 29th, outside the Bury St Edmunds Railway Station, 1pm.

Last year the LWA took our message to DEFRA, this year we are targeting British Sugar PLC to expose the inequality and problems inherent in our industrial food system. Government support of big agri-businesses, like British Sugar PLC, threatens the health of our communities and the quality of our environment. And we’re subsidising exactly the wrong sort of agriculture.

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Spring Seed Workshops

Re-posted from London Freedom Seed Bank website

We are pleased to announce our upcoming workshops for this spring.   These workshops will provide you with the information necessary to start saving seed this year. We will cover choosing which varieties to save, considerations for avoiding cross-pollination, choosing which plants to select, and the practical aspects of saving seed from your plants. Growers and gardeners with no previous experience are welcome.

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Spring Gathering / LUOS / 04.04.15

A chance to meet London community growers and food workers, hear news from food projects, visit Living Under One Sun (a new CFGN member), and find practical ways to support each other’s community food growing.

SPRING GATHERING 2015

When: Saturday the 4th of April

Time: 12-5pm

Where: Living Under One Sun Community Allotment 

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Living Under One Sun: Volunteer opportunities

Living Under One Sun Community Allotment is a community space in the Heart of Tottenham. 

Our core goal is to bring nature closer to the Community. We do this by hosting regular volunteering sessions and training. 

At the community allotment we, grow organic fruit and vegetables, keep Bees and grow a range of medicinal herbs and flowers.

We want to contribute to the local food economy and teach people about the value of organically grown sustainable food.

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