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Thoughts on Local Food; people’s inspirations and aspirations

Aspiration:

To encourage anyone to have a go. Once you break down this barrier, chances are you are hooked on ‘grow your own’.

Aspiration:

Projects working together to maximise their reach and impact.

Inspiration:

How communities come together through a project and learn and develop.

Aspiration:

Policy makers to understand the great advantages that local food growing can have in communities, jobs creation, local and material economy.

Aspiration:

Giving training/volunteering/employment options to people. Intergenerational opportunities.

Aspiration:

Reconnect people with farmers.

Inspiration:

Community spirit and working with new people and enjoying the social outlet.

Aspiration:

Giving more people access to the project in areas where local, fresh organic food isn’t easily available.

Aspiration:

Keep learning from each other, continue to consolidate our frameworks and methodologies, and communicate to policy makers how much value we can bring to other communities.

Inspiration:

The potential to empower communities and improve education, health and wellbeing.

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Nearly 130 people attended the Local Food Celebratory Event which took place at the Lowry in Manchester on Wednesday 20th November.

Here is a short film of highlights from the day.


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