01.09 FOOD INFORMATION, LABELLING & LEARNING

Slow Food International

Description

Slow Food, founded in 1989, is an international organisation whose aim is to protect the pleasures of the table from the homogenisation of modern fast food and life. Read more »

Location

Piazza XX Settembre, 5,
Via della Mendicità Istruita, 14,
Bra, Cuneo
Italy

Freightliners Farm

Description

Model of a working farm situated in the heart of Islington with cows, pigs, sheep, goats, ducks, geese and chickens. Sells eggs, honey, animal feed, straw and compost. Runs a wide range of farm activities for children and features plenty of hands-on demonstrations. Affiliated to the Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens. Read more »

Location

Sheringham Road,
London N7 8PF
United Kingdom

Hen Corner

Description

Hen Corner is a little bit of country life in London that brings an oasis of calm to busy routines. We’ve got an overflowing kitchen garden, eleven fruit & nut trees, a growing flock of hens and a few colonies of honey bees. With a shed storing chutneys, preserves and our cider press; we’ve got big ambitions! Read more »

Location

Brentford TW8 0PL
United Kingdom

FoodCycle

Description

FoodCycle builds communities by combining volunteers, surplus food, and spare kitchen spaces to create nutritious meals for people at risk from food poverty and social isolation. We run 15 volunteer-powered community projects across the UK, reclaiming food that would otherwise be wasted and using it to cook healthy meals for people in need. Read more »

Location

Oxford House,
Derbyshire Street, Bethnal Green,
London E2 6HG
United Kingdom

London Permaculture Network

Description

The London Permaculture Network aim is to spread the word of Permaculture far and wide - enabling people to design a resilient healthy future.

Location

20 Tavistock Place,
London WC1H 9RE
United Kingdom

Edinburgh Local Food Network

Description

Edinburgh Local Food Network is an informal group of organisations and individuals who care about local food and its availability in Edinburgh. We support the development of a sustainable and equitable food system for our city and region.

Our 6 objectives are

  1. To promote more opportunities for people living in Edinburgh to grow their own food.
Read more »

Location

Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Virtuous Bread

Description

Helping people make, find, and learn about good bread and teaching people how to set up micro and community bakeries.

Virtuous Bread is dedicated to helping people make, find, and learn about good bread. In addition to writing and speaking, we teach a range of bread classes all over the country. Read more »

Location

United Kingdom

GM Freeze

Description

Campaigning group working to maintain a moratorium on the growing of genetically engineered crops and the patenting of genetic resources for food and farming. The campaign is supported by a coalition of national organisations and individuals can also become supporters. Is a good source of information and also provides a quarterly newsletter to all supporters.

Location

50 South Yorkshire Buildings, Silkstone Common,
Barnsley S75 4RJ
United Kingdom
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