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News

NB: UPDATED 10/01/2016

Measures to protect chickens and other captive birds against Avian Flu have been extended in England, Scotland and Wales, with a protection zone now in place until 28th February. Keepers of captive birds are required to keep them indoors until that date (or enact...

A new UK-wide campaign, inspiring people to become ‘Local Heroes’ by taking action to support community growing groups in their neighbourhoods, has been officially launched today. Professional gardener and BBC broadcaster Christine Walkden is kicking off the campaign with a new video encouraging...

Woodlands Community Garden in Glasgow has won £10,000 worth of National Garden Vouchers as the overall winner in a national competition run by TV gardener David Domoney.

David, who presents ITV's Love Your Garden and has a column in the Sunday Mirror, heads up a community gardening...

Events

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 13:00 to Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 13:00
Save the date! Further information visit: www.cityfarms.org/events/2017/12/event-efcf-conference-2017-pavia-italy
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 10:30 to 15:30
This one day practical workshop is essential for community growers regardless of size to help them maximise opportunities to promote and develop their work. Renowned social media pro Sonya Sanghera...
Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 09:30 to 16:30
This Edinburgh-based training event is for any group regardless of size or stage of development. Getting governance right and being confident in your group's direction and the principles of good...