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The Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens Chief Executive, Jeremy Iles, will leave the organisation this month to pursue new interests, after 15 years in the role.

Mr Iles said that though he was moving on, he would continue to be inspired by the work of city farms and community...

Gorgie City Farm needs urgent help to raise £100,000 to stop the charity from closing. Rising costs and a serious reduction in external funding means the City Farm is now asking its supporters to help keep the Farm open. Despite cost cutting measures, including closing the loss-making café, and...

Horticulture Week have launched a 'custodian award' to celebrate celebrate the very best in the parks, gardens and tree-management sectors. And the awards include a category for voluntary initiatives. They are looking for exemplary project, a brilliant piece of team work, or a great idea that...

Events

Friday, September 16, 2016 - 09:00 to Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 17:00
An awards ceremony celebrating the best in school farming, plus support from a leading farming broadcaster are just two of the highlights of the inaugural School Farms Network Education Alliance...
Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00
A networking event for community gardens working for peace and diversity aims, including the Community Garden Network's quarterly meeting. This event is for those working on gardens with peace and...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 09:00 to 12:00
Start / End Date: 18th May 2016, 09:00 to 12:00 Venue: The GreenHouse, Bristol BS3 4NA This half day workshop is open to any community growing group with (an idea of) a product/service they wish to...