Incredible Edible in Lincolnshire

Believe in the power of small changes

Everyone’s welcome – if you eat, you’re in!

Gardening for Wildlife

Saturday 16th January, 7pm

Sorry you’ve missed this one, but I made some notes for you here.

Community Growing in Lincoln

Monday 1st February, 10am

There are various community growing projects in Lincoln – we’ve invited them to share what they’re doing – and how you can get involved.

Includes Liquorice Park, University Herb Garden, St Andrew’s Garden, Sincil Bank Community Allotment, Hillside and Ellie’s Garden.

You need to pre-register, and you’ll be sent an email with details of how to join the online event.

Growing in schools

Monday 15th February, 10am

We’re joined by Washingborough Academy’s Emma Keyworth to give us a guided tour of the inspiring and pioneering growing work at school, and Fran from TastEd talking about some exciting opportunities for Lincolnshire schools.

Connecting with the council on public growing projects

Monday 1st March, 10am

We hear from Matthew Davey, Environment and Community Projects Officer at Lincolnshire County Council, and Kate Bell, Climate Change manager at Lincoln City Council on their approach to working with community groups.

Coming soon…

Watch this space for:

  • Map of Lincolnshire growing projects
  • Programme of online events
  • Details of how to get involved with your local project
  • Online events, including Growing in schools and Working with the council to grow food in public spaces

This is a page – and 100 gardens – under construction. What growing projects would you like to be part of in 2021, in Lincolnshire?

pay-as-you-feel stall

Community gardening in Donington on Bain

A local farmer sets aside a field for community growing. A group of local residents get together to plan. A stall at the roadside offers fresh, organic, pay-as-you-feel veg to the community, and a local Foodbank distributes free, organic food to people who are facing food insecurity. The essence of this vision… “shared, organic produce,… Continue reading Community gardening in Donington on Bain

Old Wood Organic: good food growing in Skellingthorpe

The story of Old Wood Organic is a covid lockdown story of extraordinary transformation. A bracken-filled clearing in a small area of woodland has made way for a productive, organic garden, and is already beginning to supply restaurants and individuals in Lincoln with just-picked organic salad and veg, delivered by bicycle. I think that counts… Continue reading Old Wood Organic: good food growing in Skellingthorpe