Organic Origins: Hands-on Gardening Workshops...

Apr 9, 2016 by

The head of the UK’s Countryside Agency famously said in 2007 that civilization is ‘nine meals away from anarchy’. This stems from the fact that most grocery stores have only three days supply of food on their shelves. In the event that the food supply was interrupted it would only be three days before food began to run out and people became hungry. The chances of this happening are small but it highlights the fragility of the food system we rely on and brings into question how food secure we really are. One important aspect of food security is knowing how to grow your own. ¬†We are happy to offer a series of hands-on workshops this season that will give novice gardeners the skills and confidence they need to go forward and create their...

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