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Food : how to make it happen in your community

Author: Tamzin Pinkerton; Rob Hopkins
Publisher: Totnes [England] : Transition, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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So you buy your vegetables as locally as possible, eat organic and seasonal food where you can, and are perhaps even coming to grips with managing an allotment. However, as the scale of the recession and rising fuel prices start to be keenly felt, you may be wondering what else you can do? Local Food offers an inspiring yet practical guide to what can be achieved if you get together with the people on your street,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pinkerton, Tamzin.
Food.
Totnes [England] : Transition, 2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tamzin Pinkerton; Rob Hopkins
ISBN: 1907448470 9781907448478 9781907448461 1907448462
OCLC Number: 881858527
Description: 1 online resource (216 pages :) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Introduction; Chapter 1: The local food movement; Chapter 2: The great reskilling; Chapter 3: Home garden growing in the community; Chapter 4: Allotment provision and gardening for community groups; Chapter 5: Garden shares; Chapter 6: Community gardens; Chapter 7: Community orchards; Chapter 8: Community supported agriculture; Chapter 9: Farmers' markets; Chapter 10: Food cooperatives; Chapter 11: Local food guides and directories; Chapter 12: School projects on local food. Chapter 13: Local food eventsChapter 14: Expanding local food projects; Chapter 15: Yet more inspired ideas; Chapter 16: The local food project and beyond; References; Resources; Index.
Responsibility: Tamzin Pinkerton & Rob Hopkins.

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Drawing on the practical experience of Transition initiatives and other community initiatives around the world, this guide powerfully shows how by working together the results can be far greater than  Read more...

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