Category: April

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Tackling climate change with food

Climate change is a complex topic, with its causes and effects being completely interlinked with a range of social and environmental justice issues. As such a complex problem needs a holistic solution that embrace...

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Adapting to climate change

I have become increasingly aware of changing weather patterns and the impacts that these are starting to have on local growers. We have had dry Mays over the past few years, wet summers and...

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Signs of spring?

Lancaster’s Spring Market may now have passed, but the wintery weather is still hanging around. A couple of local growers had to withdraw from attending Lancaster’s Spring Market as they did not have enough...

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Local Food Festival

 Last Friday Lancaster’s market square was full of  community art projects, local food producers and  community groups that are trying to do  something new and different around food and  sustainability. Whether that’s intercepting ‘waste...