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Open Food Network weaves its magic in Lincolnshire

Open Food Network workshops in Lincolnshire – 26 January 2023 By Laura Stratford (Lincolnshire Food Partnership Coordinator): We’re still buzzing from the conversations led by Nick Weir about developing local food networks and food hubs in Lincolnshire. 25 people travelled from across the county (Greater Lincolnshire is MASSIVE!) and gathered at Mint Lane Cafe in […]

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‘Over and over we heard how they love their work’.

Farmers and environmentalists agree – food security is only possible if farming is environmentally sustainable Deliberative workshop reveals farmers are on board with climate and nature goals https://www.ippr.org/blog/food-security-is-only-possible-if-farming-is-environmentally-sustainable New, refreshing, from-the-horses-mouth research from IPPR makes for uplifting reading amongst so many negative messages about the UK’s food and farming sector. The research is ongoing and

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Land Use and Urban Food Security PING # 4

‘Ideal planning policy that supported local food production? A policy that integrates biodiversity increase with food production increase and comprehensively covers production, grower employment right through to supply chain and community needs’. ‘Biodiversity enhancement and local sustainable food growing should be an overarching priority in all local authority strategic policies, including local planning strategies’. Participants

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