Below is a reply from Ed Hamer, on behalf of the LWA to ‘Guy’s newsletter – Veg boxes; the vision & the reality’ published on Riverfords website: http://blog.riverford.co.uk/2015/04/24/guys-newsletter-veg-boxes-the-vision-the-r... read more
On the weekend of the 18th & 19th April more than 120 farmers & growers descended on Ruskin Mill farm, Gloucestershire, for the launch of Farmhack UK. Farmhack is an initiative born out of the Greenhorns young farmers movement in the U.S. that aim... read more
We are having a seed saving workshop on 26th April. See below for details, and get in touch if you would like to come.
A new partnership has been set up between WWOOF UK and the Land Workers Alliance, whereby new or renewing host members of each organisation can benefit from one year’s free membership with the other organisation. So, as long as you fit into the crit... read more
Polish farmers are into the second week of a protest camp in front of the Prime Minister’s Palace and are asking for solidarity from other European farmers. One thing they said would be useful is for farmers from England to record short videos (1-2 ... read more
Today 6000 farmers marched in Warsaw to protest the Polish government’s failure to address their longstanding demands. After failed talks between Union leaders and the prime minister this afternoon farmers built an occupation camp outside the prime ... read more
This week thousands of Polish family farmers turned out to protest in over 50 locations across the country. Over 150 tractors blockaded the A2 motorway into Warsaw on the 3rd February and hundreds more continue to close major roads and picket government o... read more
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