Would recommend watching this episode of the Natural World. It looks at the current farming practices from a “peak oil” perspective and what options there are to address this issue.
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Attendees Rob Veck Suzie Brooks Tony Godwin Dave & Gerry Harwood Steve Harwood Discussion – Notes The meeting looked at the options. Richard indicated that the City council had written to all the surrounding land owners asking them whether they were willing to develop on land that is in close proximity to existing housing on [...]
Colden Common School Sat 14th February 2 ’til 4pm The Greening Campaign for Colden Common will be launched at Colden Common School. The programme of events are :- 2:00 Welcome & Introduction Mike Chater 2:10 Presentation By Colden Common School Children 2:25 Energy Saving Trust 2:45 Intro to Next Session Mike Chater 2:55 Presentation By [...]
Current Situation As of Jan 2009, there were 25 people on the waiting list for an allotment in Colden Common. This as double since 2008 and is likely to increase in 2009. Fair Oak Parish Council has recently made provision for additional allotments (so we know its possible!), and there are “GrowShare” schemes being run [...]