"I get this to an extent but the comment at the One Planet summer school about "maybe we only need one type of biscuit" sums up a big problem for me. We don't need any types of biscuit but do I want a world without Garibaldis and…"
"Hi Shelagh, its an interesting idea and its easy to think that the 'task' is to match everything the current society / economy but just with a green version of it.
I think this is a mistake. Most of the time the debate about local food…"
I've just come back from a campervan holiday in Cornwall. It was easy to live off local food and crack the food waste problem by buying small amounts daily in lovely farm shops. Variety, good prices in some places and quality were more than a match for the supermarkets. But the range was wide only because I was on the move and could shop along the way. Veg boxes and the sort of order/delivery system operated by Whitmuir Organics is a good, partial solution but the former robs me of choice and…See More
The Big Tent Summer School will be taking place next week. We would like to give participants the chance to post their questions and thoughts about the Leadership Development for a One Planet Food System programme.
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I grew up in a village undergoing transformation into commuterland. I believe that leaving your home community should be an adventurous choice not a necessity born out of the dearth of affordable housing and sustainable work.
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