Social Farms & Gardens

News

Social Farms & Gardens has contributed to a Defra consultation on the future of food, farming and the environment in England, emphasising the role that city farms, care farms and community gardens already play in benefitting people and places - and how much more could be achieved with more...

A new organisation to support and promote land-based community development, green care and social care in the UK, has been officially launched by Lord Donald of Kirkharle today (April 24) at the opening of the Growing Better Lives conference in Manchester. Called Social Farms &...

Growing Better Lives 2018, a conference exploring and celebrating the links between community growing, care farming, health and wellbeing took place in Manchester in April 2018, sponsored by The Mayfield Partnership.

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Events

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 09:30 to 16:30
This event, led by Cultivate London, will deliver bespoke training for community growers on running an apprenticeship programme on your site. Although our focus will be on apprenticeships, the day is...
Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 09:45 to 15:30
Are you looking to grow and sustain our volunteer base in our community garden setting? Does your group sometimes struggle with the balance and the needs of your volunteer base with the workload of...
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 00:00 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 00:00
We are delighted to be working in partnership with Dobies who, as well as offering discounts on their products for our members, are sponsoring a year’s worth of vital training for members of Social...