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...
Nottingham, Derby, Leicester, Coventry... There are lots of big towns and cities in the East Midlands each with their own community growing needs and that makes it an important region for FCFCG. Get up to date with what's happening on this page, including the city farms and community gardens near you.
See below for a map view or list of local community growing sites, as well as local news, events and case studies. Meanwhile, there are lots of useful information resources available for East Midlands community growers on our Resources page.
And find out more about the Nottingham Growing Network, supported by FCFCG. NGN is a networking initiative that aims to build links between community growing groups in the Nottingham area, who share an interest in gardening with respect and care for the environment.