Events September 2014

Blackpool Vegan Fair 13 Sep 003 email

Grow Your Own Nottingham 6th September 2014 Simon took the VON stall to Nottingham’s ‘Grow Your Own Event’, he helped to inform, educate and inspire people to grow their own using Stockfree Organic Methods. About 600 people attended the event including Veggies catering. After the event Simon went to the Sumac centre, a Vegan social centre in Nottingham, where he shared a meal and left some Vegan Organic Materials including dvds , magazines and leaflets for people to use. Northern … [Continue reading...]

Do you want to be a Farmer? Intro Evening & Autumn Commercial Horticulture Course

The Kindling Trust are serious about getting more people into growing organic food commercially, and we are looking to support people who are serious about doing it too! They are offering a package that is completely unique in the UK – with a route into farming via a four day course that covers … [Continue reading...]

Another great trip up Snowdon!

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Snowdon Vegan Party 2014-aVegan Organic Network fund raiser. Short film of the event. Izaak, Danny, Cherry and Zaina and myself travelled to Snowdon, stopping off at Llanfairfechan , where we splashed around in the sea and had some chips. It is an easy journey from Manchester only about two … [Continue reading...]

Latest Growing Green magazine now available

The Summer issue of VON's magazine GROWING GREEN INTERNATIONAL is now out (issue 33!) - available for free to members in both paper and electronic format. If you have yet joined VON click here and get your copy sent out now. Issue 33 includes articles on the distinction between veganic & … [Continue reading...]

Mulberry Fayre at Tolhurst Organic – this weekend! (Aug 3rd)

Mulberry Fayre at Hardwick 3 August 2014, 12 noon – 5pm This week Government’s “Great Food Plan” is about judging food on basis of locality seasonality and quality - as well as price. Tolhurst Organic is a Community Interest Company offering local seasonal and quality food to local … [Continue reading...]