CFGN has lost food-growing projects in Tottenham Marshes, the Heygate Estate in Elephant & Castle, and in Brixton, in the last years.
Coincidence that community food land is being snatched away in areas of rapid gentrification?
Community Food Growers Network will be joining communities standing up and fighting gentrification at ‘Reclaim Brixton’ on Saturday 25th of April.
Continue reading Reclaim Brixton- Saturday 25th April
Where: Ivy House co-op pub, 40 Stuart Rd, Nunhead, SE15 3BE
When: Thursday 16th of April, 2015
Time: Starts 7.30pm
Continue reading Peasant Struggles Pub Quiz / 16.4.15
Ever wondered how to contact your nearest community food project to see if they run beginner courses?
Ever wanted to contact other growing sites in your area to borrow tools, exchange seeds, catch up on this season’s slug infestations?
For some months CFGN has been meeting community food growing projects finding out how volunteers can get involved, what kind of activities the sites run, what they produce and where it goes.
Continue reading Call-out to map London Community Food projects
Message from the UK Food Sovereignty Movement Gathering Core Group:
We’ve found a great venue for the national food sovereignty gathering in Hebden Bridge. The date has been changed to 23-26 October due to availability. This is a couple of weeks later than we originally planned and we hope that this will still work for everyone.
Continue reading Venue Announced & Date Change: UK Food Sovereignty Movement Gathering