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allotments, growing food

My Little Allotment: growing veggies, well-being and an online community

Kirsty’s Lincoln allotment turned around her mental health, ignited a passion for growing, and over the past four years has inspired thousands of people, through her social media following. I talked to Kirsty about what motivates her, and how her experience as an allotment holder has transformed her life.

growing food, Healthy food, Incredible Edible in Lincolnshire

Growing in Schools

Growing in Schools was an online event for home-educators, teachers, school staff, and anyone who thinks kids should get to learn how to grow veggies, and would like to help make this possible in your community - here are the recordings, for those who missed the live session! Be inspired by two Lincolnshire schools showing… Continue reading Growing in Schools

growing food, Healthy food, News, sustainable food

Five things I learned at Oxford Real Farming Conference 2021

My top five takeaways from ORFC 2021: 1. Eat more beans 2. Oppose cheap food 3. Imagination is not a luxury 4. CSAs are resilient 5. Real farming has to be the revolution of our times

Covid 19, foodbank, Tackling Poverty

New foodbank in Martin

A new Lincoln Community Larder food bank service has been set up by people in Martin and surrounding villages to support those in their community who are in need of food and supplies. The new service means people unable to get into Lincoln can collect food parcels from a central point in Martin instead.