Local Community Food Initiatives

Growing Passions – Albany, Food Champions of the West

Way out west community interest in food system transformation is powering along. Increasingly self reliant in energy from wind power generation, Albany, Western Australia, has a plethora of people and groups active in developing local community food initiatives, businesses and specialist produce to equally create a booming local food economy in the region. Last week’s [...]

By |October 10th, 2015|Bringing People Together, Consulting, Creating Environmental Outcomes, Farmers markets, Food swaps, Growing Change, Local Community Food Initiatives, Local Food Networks|Comments Off on Growing Passions – Albany, Food Champions of the West

Growing Passions – New York School Food Program

The US has traditionally had a significant role to play in children’s nutrition via their school lunch programs. While the worst of the system has been illustrated by people like Jamie Oliver, there are also some positive signs that food literacy gains are being taken seriously in the US. When travelling around New York recently [...]

By |August 9th, 2015|Creating Environmental Outcomes, Growing Change, Local Community Food Initiatives|Comments Off on Growing Passions – New York School Food Program