Community Food policy for Health, Housing, Economy & Training
17th November 2016
Committee Room 2, City Hall, The Queen’s Walk, London, SE1 2AA
Sign up to attend here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/towards-a-resilient-food-system-for-london-tickets-28995194407
Lots of work has been happening at Pasteur Gardens in Enfield to set up the new community market garden on the 7 acres which has been derelict for 20 years.
The land has been cleared, compost toilet built, the education space developed and water is now on site.
And now it’s time for a tractor to plough the field, mark out the beds and then cover the land for the winter!
The site in February 2016
In the run up to a November event Robin Grey makes the case for urban and rural communities to work together to tackle land rights, ownership and usage
30 August 2016
Today, as a country, we face huge problems – widening inequality, a chronic housing crisis, a dysfunctional agricultural system, multiple public health issues and impending climate collapse. Land use is one of the root causes of these problems but is rarely discussed. Indeed, land has been the elephant in the room of English politics for so long we have become accustomed to its absence during important debates.