• Procurement

    Our new challenge to improve food procurement in your area

  • Awards

    Get ready to apply for a Sustainable Food Cities Award this September

  • Shaping food research

    How can local food partnerships link with researchers? Webinar - 11 Nov

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Cardiff: How developing a Sustainable Food City programme has helped build the Food Cardiff brand

Find out about the launch of Food Cardiff's new website and their exciting ideas for the future of food in Cardiff

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From 2014 we’re challenging cities in the network to take action to improve procurement in their city.

 Our Sustainable Fish Cities campaign is a great first step to doing wider work around procurement. Whether you’re getting involved in the fish campaign or not, we want to help you. 

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Latest news

First Food Summit tackles fairer food for Cardiff - 23/10/2014
More than 50 organisations with an interest in reducing food inequality in Cardiff came together fo...

Grow Wild Community Fund Seeks Applicants - 23/10/2014
Grow Wild is awarding funding of £1,000 to £4,000 to community groups that want to bring people tog...

Big Facts on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security - 22/10/2014
Big Facts is a resource of the most up-to-date and robust facts relevant to the nexus of climate ch...

Growing Food Connections: food policy database to help communities strengthen food systems (US) - 22/10/2014
The Growing Food Connections Policy Database , hosted by the School of Architecture and Planning at...

Upcoming events

Conference Food: There's a story behind everything we eat - 05/11/2014
The 10th Q&B Annual Conference will focus on what is happening in the production and distribution o...

Shaping the food research agenda: how can local food partnerships best link with researchers? - 11/11/2014
Since its launch in August 2013, the Sustainable Food Cities (SFC) network has seen many fledgling ...

Growing for Health – community food growing, a natural part of the health service - 13/11/2014
Following the success of their half day London conference in April, Sustain is organising a full da...

Food Matters Live launch - 18/11/2014
A new annual event is being launched this year that aims to tackle the relationship between food, h...

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Food Matters
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