Call for Veg Advocates for County Durham

Call for Veg Advocates for County Durham

Are you passionate about vegetables and want to do your bit to make it easier for everyone to eat more veg?  If so, then finding out about becoming a Veg Advocate might just be for you.  Food Durham, the County Durham Food Partnership and the Food Foundation are...
Winter Food Durham Newsletter published

Winter Food Durham Newsletter published

Following the retirement of Food Manager Dr Liz Charles earlier this year, we’ve reviewed how we communicate with everyone interested in the food system across County Durham.  Liz used to send regular snippets to people on her mailing list and the Growing Durham...
DASH Edible car park

DASH Edible car park

There’s a new community garden in town – Growing Durham’s Edible Gilesgate project worked alongside Durham Action on Single Homelessness to create an edible garden in their carpark. The initial aim was to cheer up the area with a few planters and we commissioned...
For Peat’s Sake!

For Peat’s Sake!

Join Garden Organic’s campaign to reduce the use of peat-based compost and download our handy guide to making leaf compost. Those of you who follow us on Twitter (look for @Food_Durham) might have noticed a few posts relating to use of peat in garden compost. ...