If we could increase our local food purchases, particularly organic food, this would not only have profound benefits on our health and greatly reduce our contribution to global warming, but would also greatly…Continue
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Capital Growth offers practical advice and support to communities around London, and helps people get access to land to create successful food growing spaces. One of the supports on offer is money:…
FCRN interviews Claire Carter
This project is investigating the global warming potential (GWP) of produce grown on an allotment. I will attempt to find a suitable comparative
figure to represent the UK commercial horticultural sector. This…
Thought ooooby-ites might be interested in this site (http://cityrepair.org/) and organisation:
City Repair is an organized group action that educates and inspires communities and individuals to creatively transform the places where they live. City Repair facilitates artistic and ecologically-oriented placemaking through projects that honor the interconnection of human…
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Who else has this problem? Since we picked the apples from our tree, we have been dealing with a glut of apples. The problem is we're so busy doing life that we don't have time to take them to someone who might want them or even to start looking for people who…Continue
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As we were preparing apples from our tree for apple crumble on Sunday, I received a text from a dear friend telling me that Ooooby was on TV.
Thank you to Lynda Hallinan and the…Continue
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You can also contact Christy here.
Added by Pete Russell on March 3, 2010 at 8:15pm — No Comments
I love bee keeping, it is the only time in my life I have been a size 6!
Being new to bee keeping I have gone for the full zipped hood bee suit. Some may think it is overkill, but I really dont like stings. This suit is like a white cotton boiler suit with an attached zipped hood. It has elastic at the ankles and wrists to keep any wondering bees out. I bought it through Arataki Honey, which is just down the road from me. Bee keeping is obviously experiencing a surge in…Continue
See Christy's blog of the day here.
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There were different categories for the Grow Competition. One of the entrants:
Some food growing around the gardens.…
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