Social Farms & Gardens

News

We are delighted to announce that Social Farms & Gardens has been selected to lead the 'Growing Care Farming' Project.

This project is part of the £10m Children and Nature Programme being supported by Defra, funded by the Department of Education and managed by Natural England, which...

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 &...

Events

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 09:45 to 15:30
A day for anyone in Aberdeen City involved, interested or looking to establish community growing activity in their setting. We also welcome anyone seeking to support and establish links with...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 12:00 to 13:45
Community Management Awards It can be difficult to find land or to get permission to manage any type of green space, whether it is a woodland, garden, bowling green or play space. This event will...
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 09:00 to Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 04:00
School Farms Network Conference 2019 For the third consecutive year the School Farms Network Conference and Awards will be held at the Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester. Whether you are a...