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Abundant Earth

Abundant Earth is a local workers coop running courses in permaculture and craft skills and thus contributing to reskilling locals to develop their resilience and sustainability skills. They also manage a 15 acre smallholding near Durham, run an organic veg box scheme, sell craft products from raw materials on their …

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Re-f-use

A pop up community cafe that intercepts food before it becomes waste and serves it up to the community on a pay-as-you-can basis. …

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Foodcycle

A local branch of a national organisation, they serve up food that would otherwise go to waste to those on low incomes …

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Durham Organic Gardeners Association

The local organic gardeners club that have a regular programme of talks and also organise an annual potato day where you can buy …

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Brandon Community Garden

We were impressed by this community garden when we last visited, especially the solar powered rainwater harvesting system. You can visit their …

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Fruit Picking (2011)

Fruit Group have been busy picking surplus fruit which would otherwise have rotten on the ground.  We juiced almost 50 litres for Apple Day …

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A Masters by Research on Local Food

Hi, my name is Amy Mycock.  I’ve lived in Durham since 2006, having moved here as an Anthropology undergraduate.  From 2009-2011 I …

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Apple Day (2010)

Apple Day is an annual nationwide celebration of apples, orchards, and local distinctiveness, initiated in 1990 by Common Ground. This year, apple …

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