Feeding Lancaster

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September reflections

The past few week’s have been busy for sustainable local food in Lancaster… On the 10th September LESS’s FarmStart feasibility report was launched alongside the Feeding Body and Soul exhibition at the Storey Institute....

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Women in farming

The Feeding Body and Soul exhibition is currently on display in four venues across Lancaster (The Storey, The Radish, Roots Cafe and Cornerstone), until the end of September. Each venue explores a different theme,...

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A Great Harvest Feast!

Transition City Lancaster is hosting a Great Harvest Feast on Saturday 29th September from 6pm to 10pm at Friends Meeting House, Lancaster. The aim of the event is to bring community food growers together...

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Lancaster’s Harvest Market

Lancaster’s Harvest Market returns to Lancaster’s central market square on the 21st of September from 10am – 5pm. It ties in with the Lost Art Of Living 2018 health festival; exploring the role local,...

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Lancaster’s Feeding Body and Soul

Walter Lewis’s Feeding Body and Soul exhibition is coming to Lancaster in September (10 September – 1 October), with contributions from The Faces Behind Our Food and local photographers Johnny Bean and Nick Dagger....

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Sauerkraut art

Pick a cabbage. Any will do: white, red, cavolo nero, whatever you can find. Shred it. Massage salt into it. Keep going until enough liquid has come out of the cabbage to cover it....

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Food, economy and environment

Last week Sustainable Food City Lancaster hosted a couple of themed meetings to develop outcomes from its June REFRESH event. One session focused on our sustainable food economy, including increasing local food procurement by...

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Strengthening seed sovereignty…

Dennis Touliatos, coordinator of Lancaster Seed library, discusses the Seed Sovereignty network sprouting across Northern England. Earlier this summer I participated in a seed production workshop at the Clervaux Trust in Darlington. The workshop...