In Your Area

What would you like to do?

Learn to build a rocket stove? Hand-feed a lamb? Eat clay-oven baked pizzas using ingredients picked nearby? Wassail round an apple orchard? Cheer on the competitors in The Goat Race? Volunteer to help vulnerable kids get a change of scene? Or simply sit, quietly, in a green oasis in the middle of an built-up area and relax? There's lots of fun, interesting and educational opportunities available at community growing projects across the UK aimed at visitors, volunteers and people who want to set up their own groups.

To find out more, select a region or UK country from the menu on the left, use Map View to search via our interactive map (you can click on the map pins to bring up profiles of specific community growing sites), or use List View to find growing projects near you. 

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News

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...

Community supported farms across Britain are opening their gates for the first-ever CSA Network UK Open Day on Saturday 1 October 2016.

It’s a chance for the whole family to find out more about community supported agriculture (CSA), where the risks and rewards of farming are shared...

Charlie Powell - New FCFCG DirectorThe Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens (FCFCG) has appointed Charlie Powell as its new Director. Charlie has considerable...

Events

Start / End Date: 30th June to 1st July 2017

The School Farms Network Education Alliance Conference, hosted by The Royal Agricultural University (RAU) at its Cirencester campus, will provide a focal point for educators, policy makers and other professionals to revive interest in school...

Start / End Date: Wednesday 7th December 2016, 09:00 - 15:00

A day to share information and explore the possibilities to access and secure land for sustainable community growing.

Start / End Date: 20th October 2016, 09:00 to 01:30

A mini-conference for Manchester businesses looking to take that next step to get their staff involved in local community and environmental initiatives.