Promoting Urban Agriculture in the UK - we are getting very positive responses to our consultations on developing an Urban Agriculture Consortium with growing support and key partners.
"This sounds absolutely fantastic" ... "Just what is needed".
Subject to funding, and we hope to launch the next phase in spring 2020.
On 23rd October Jeremy made a well-received presentation at the Feeding Regions event
in Manchester, and on 29th he was on the panel at the Technology and Green Spaces symposium in London organised by Social Farms and Gardens.
Nov 25th - How to Build a Local Food Economy - Preston
Dec 4th - Urban Agriculture Consortium oversight group - Birmingham
Dec tbc - Urban Agriculture Symposium - Nottingham
Jan 8th - Peoples Food Policy at the Oxford Real Farming Conference
Researching green history - Jeremy is currently drafting ideas for a personal record of his work and journey through the UK environmental sector from 1983 to the present day - which will be of interest to some of today's activists. We are also in discussion about an oral history project with the Peoples History Museum (Manchester) and hope to approach the Heritage Lottery Fund.
School for Social Entrepreneurs: the graduation took place at the end of September: we focused on climate change and doing something useful.