As the places fill up on our exciting new Master Gardener training at the beginning of March, we are urgently seeking applicants from Sedgemoor in particular from Bridgwater, Highbridge and Burnham, Cheddar and Axbridge.
"Around the country, thousands of people have been supported to grow their own with the help of 400 Master Gardeners, and now is the time to get Somerset skilled up to grow their own!", says Linda Hull who is co-ordinating the project.
Added by Linda Hull on February 18, 2013 at 17:23 — No Comments
A new handbook has been produced to inspire, encourage, and enthuse people to explore, discover and act. The idea of the The Building Local Food Systems Handbook is to unpick some the key global food issues: climate change, GMO, peak oil, meat consumption and present some of the very practical actions that are happening around the country to mitigate these problems at a very local level and how you can get involved – as an individual, as a community or perhaps as part of a…Continue
Added by Somerset Community Food on February 11, 2013 at 16:00 — No Comments
How can we skill up Somerset for Food Production? Fill in the short survey
How did you learn to grow? Or what is stopping you from starting? What could help you to feel more supported, encouraged and inspired to grow & cook your own or get active for local food?
Please take 5 mins to answer a few short questions via this Skilling Up Somerset Survey. It will help us to make opportunities happen that can support people to get growing & meet their learning…
Added by Somerset Community Food on February 11, 2013 at 15:36 — No Comments