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Join our volunteers!

Started by Growing Support on Thursday. 0 Replies

We're looking for friendly volunteers to join our team working hard to enable people with dementia to stay physically and socially active.Join us and make a valuable contribution to your community,…Continue

Using Gardening to Address Social Isolation

Started by Growing Support May 3. 0 Replies

How You Can Help Tackle Social Isolation in Your CommunityRecent research shows up to 50% of older people living in care never go outside and they are twice as likely to experience severe loneliness…Continue

Mini community garden in Watchet

Started by charles birch. Last reply by Mrs Susan Calvo Oct 12, 2016. 1 Reply

On the 14th. of march we set up a very small veg. bed. see U tube" admirals corner incredidible edible"on the17th. of June we harvested the potatoes. they were first 'Earlies' and made just over 21…Continue

job opportuntiy

Started by Alison Hayward. Last reply by Alison Hayward May 30, 2015. 1 Reply

South somerset Mind (Yeovil) is looking for a horticultural therapist for the Vanessa project.The role is paid for 6 hours a week at £10 per hour.  Please phone Gill on 01935 474875 for further…Continue

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September 2013 Blog Posts (5)

Surplus Food and FoodBanks

As part of our InQEDible Edible Project, we are gathering surplus fresh produce from members and anyone who has it. We delivered our first consignment of veg and fruit in Watchet this week. In addition, we are seeking to work with local growers and processors to do anything we can to redirect wholesome food crops that may be out graded by supermarkets to FoodBanks charities like FareShare ( www.fareshare.org.uk). You can follow on Twitter… Continue

Added by David Croxton on September 14, 2013 at 4:47 — No Comments

Incredible Edible Somerset Open Gardens this weekend!

Over 25 different workshops and sites will be open to the public this weekend, Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th September.

The weekend is a chance to learn new skills, pick up tips, tickle your tastebuds and be inspired by community food growing in Somerset.

With more than 135 participating in workshops in 2012 and many more visiting sites, 2013 looks to be even better!

Workshops on Saturday include:

  • Walking tour of Edible Gardens in…
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Added by Somerset Community Food on September 11, 2013 at 13:28 — No Comments

Glastonbury Harvest Show this Saturday!

Glastonbury Harvest Show this Saturday!

Don't forget to bring your entries down to the Harvest Show on Saturday between 8.45 - 10.15am. There is a category for everyone, see them here: http://glastonburyharvestshow.wordpress.com/entries-classes/

The show opens to the public at 12.30pm.

There are activities all day including intro to food growing workshop, storytelling, 100 uses for…

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Added by Somerset Community Food on September 11, 2013 at 12:51 — No Comments

Local Food Feast & Speakers this Friday in Glastonbury

This Friday there is a Local Food Feast at Glastonbury Town Hall. People from across Somerset are bringing home grown, home made dishes to share for an amazing community banquet!



So far stuffed marrows, apple juice, pumpkin soup, salads, chutneys, apple pie, home made bread & more are all on the menu!



There are also speakers, the keynote speaker being world-renowned biologist & author Colin Tudge, author of 'Good Food For Everyone Forever' &…

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Added by Somerset Community Food on September 11, 2013 at 12:46 — No Comments

The Burnham on Sea Food & Drink Festival returns on Saturday 28 September!

Once again, the Victoria Quarter of Burnham on Sea will be full of the best food and drink from across Somerset when the festival returns on Saturday 28 September. The festival s…

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Added by Somerset Community Food on September 2, 2013 at 14:09 — 1 Comment

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