Category Archives: Food

We eat it. By and large we don’t grow it locally. This will get interesting…

Upcoming Event: Brexit and food, 19 April, #Manchester

EU Referendum: a spotlight on food & farming   Tuesday 19th April, 3.30-6.30pm Venue: Bridge 5 Mill, M4 7HR Organised by The Kindling Trust and The Food Ethics Council The EU influences every aspect of the UK’s food and farming systems; subsiding farming … Continue reading

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Kindling Trust hopes to get wired for… food. #Manchester

Kindling Trust is hoping to get help from techy-minded PhD students in order to grow more food. If you know techies, or you are one, the deadline for application is 2 March. All details below. KINDLING TRUST Wired Farm Project … Continue reading

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Help grow organic food – April 16th, 18th and 30th #Manchester

“Help out on Greater Manchester’s organic farms with the Land Army this April. We have the following dates planned: On Thursday 16th April we’ll be heading to an exciting new growing site in Stockport. On Saturday 18th April and Thursday … Continue reading

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“Processed Food” event in #Manchester Feb 17th, 3.30 – 5.00pm

Watching Mold Grow: Facts, Politics and “Processed Food” Lesson Plans   Dr Charlotte Biltekoff, University of California, Davis   Should we fear or celebrate bread that does not get moldy after 3 days inside a moist plastic bag? This talk … Continue reading

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Professor Kevin Anderson on veganism and #climate, and gender balance on public panels

Prof Kevin Anderson of the Tydnall Centre (speaking in a personal capacity)

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Land Army – get dirt under your fingernails for the Greater Good. Lunch provided!

“Join the Land Army this October for a day of satisfying work in the great outdoors. We have the following trips planned – Thursday 16th October to Fir Tree Farm, Friday 25th October to Moss Brook Growers and Friday 31st … Continue reading

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Old #Trafford Apple Day Sat 4th October

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