To bring together a very diverse community by providing first class gardening and educational facilities in relation to cultivating and enjoying their own food. Its also about providing a healthy outdoor environment for children and adults alike.
Facilities: Cafe, Volunteering, Shop, Community space for hire, Picnic area, Community recycling/composting, Play area, Play activities, Holiday activities, Wildlife area, Sustainable/Green building on site
Open to the public?No
Open to the public - details:
Sunday morning 11am -1pm we are usually about on the plots. Access by the telephone number on the gate.
Take A461 out of Walsall town centre towards Lichfield. Alongside Walsall Arboretum. Go straight across the Mellish Rd Island. Borneo St is the second street on your left. Just before the road veers to the left the entrance is on the corner on your right.The telephone contact number for access is on the gate.
Friday, January 1, 2021 - 09:00 to Friday, March 31, 2023 - 17:00
Training and networking for care farmers
A programme of national and regional events offered by the Growing Care Farming project. The programme includes regular themed webinars, network meetings, training courses and launch events for those working...
Members webinar: Growing around the world
What: Join SF&G members growing in the UK as they introduce us to crops, methods and cooking ideas from around the world.
When: Wednesday 18th August 2021,14:00 - 15:00
More information and booking: Use...
Our online gatherings are an member benefit that take place on first Thursday of each month. The events are part of SF&G's commitment to support networking and improve practice across the sector. A member of SF&G staff will...
Social Farms & Gardens FIRST EVER #CityFarmDay on BBC Breakfast
This morning, Amber from Social Farms & Gardens featured on BBC Breakfast live from Vauxhall City Farm and chatted all...
A major new report shows compelling evidence that the ‘green care’ offered by many Federation of City Farm and Community Gardens members can help people with mental ill-health and contributes to a reduction in levels of anxiety, stress and...
With more and more people interested in and participating in food production, and with growing at home at an all-time high due to COVID-19, now is a great time for small horticultural businesses to expand their ventures.
To help grow smaller edible...
On Monday this week our very own SF&G Wales Manager Gary Mitchell (also of South and Mid Wales Cave Rescue Team, and Assistant Chair to the British Cave Rescue Council) was awarded a Royal Decoration of the Kingdom of Thailand...
If you're a care farmer or green care provider, our care farming and green care annual survey is your chance to tell us about working in the sector.
The survey means we can build a picture of care farming and green care across the...