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Buying and eating local food

Ten reasons ... “There are many good reasons to choose local foods - here are our top 10, based mainly on the views of the 1300 shoppers that we spoke to from 12 different towns. Those shoppers agreed with us that eating local foods can be good for you, your community...

Food Waste

A Growing Awareness Go Local Food doesn’t believe in food waste – we know that beetroot tops can be used as spinach, that radish leaves can be eaten raw or cooked like spinach and parsley roots are like parsnips. It’s good to see the independent chain of East Anglia...

Part of a growing community

We are not alone! Go Local Food is a community supported agriculture growing scheme and part of a wider network of similar projects. To quote from the CSA network website: “The CSA Network UK was launched in December 2013. However, our roots date back to a five year...

New equipment for Go Local!

Automation comes to the fields Last Thursday there was the first test of Go Local Food’s new potato lifter. It was a success – at least for the larger potatoes and left the soil in a good state for future working over. The work shares will have to fork over the...

Harvest Supper and Halloween Quiz

Book your tickets now! Monday 30th October, 7pm at the White Swan, Ovingham. It's that time of year again, we are now heading to our late autumn event – the annual Harvest Supper, Halloween Quiz and Pumpkin Carving evening. Everyone who has attended previously knows...

The Growing Gang in Autumn

The next Growing Gang will be Saturday September 30th 10am - 12 noon This Saturday morning we will be harvesting our remaining crops and making sure our bug hotel is ready for its Autumn/Winter visitors!  We will also have Harvest and Autumn themed crafts and...