Monthly Archive: June 2019

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FoodCities National Gathering

Two week’s ago a group of representatives from Lancaster’s FoodFutures partnership attended the national Sustainable Food City (SFC) gathering in Newcastle. I was joined by Rachel Marshall (N8 Agribusiness Knowledge Exchange Fellow from Lancaster...

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A FarmStart update

Ellen Pearce provides a FarmStart update in this week’s column. ‘On the last day of April, twenty would-be organic farmers met for the first time at Claver Hill, a community farm in Lancaster. Their...

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Lancaster’s Midsummer Market returns

Sustainable Food City Lancaster (now known as FoodFutures) is excited to announce 2019’s seasonal market dates. On Friday 21 June (next week) the Midsummer Market will return to Lancaster’s Central Market Square to celebrate...

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Open Farm Sunday

Cockerham Boers writes about their upcoming Open Farm Sunday event in this week’s column. ‘On 9th June hundreds of farms all over the country will open their gates for LEAF Open Farm Sunday 2019. As the...

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2019 Spring Prize winners

A week ago I helped organize the Lush Spring Prize final skill sharing event and awards ceremony, during which I met this year’s winning projects. The first half of 2019’s Spring Prize event took...