THE OXFORD FARMING CONFERENCE WEBINAR

THE OXFORD FARMING CONFERENCE OFC 2021 Sponsors Patrons Speakers Programme Videos Delegate info Other Years WELCOME Welcome to #OFC21 Bitesize, a series of one-hour events hosted virtually via our website at 12pm on the first Thursday of every month from June to December 2020, leading up to the 2021 virtual conference in January. The 2021…

Parents! Share your views on children and food during Covid-19

Parents! Share your views on children and food during Covid-19 Children’s Food Campaign and Food Active have launched a new survey with parents to find out how being in lockdown during Covid-19 has affected children’s eating habits, preferences and interest in food. Credit: Andrea Piacquadio/Pexels The Coronavirus emergency has thrown up all sorts of new challenges for feeding…

SGM Launches Food Solidarity Fund

New collective funding opportunity for Social Gastronomy organizations thanks to initial funding from The World’s 50 Best Restaurants Today, in celebration of Sustainable Gastronomy Day – a United Nations-designated day of observance of those using gastronomy sustainably to create a better and healthier planet for everyone – the Social Gastronomy Movement (SGM) is launching the…

Community food growing post lockdown webinar

Community food growing post lockdown 01/07/2020 10:30  12:00 Credit: Zoe Ward Aldam Wednesday 1 July 10.30am-12pm   A webinar organised by Sustainable Food Places and Sustain for Capital Growth and Good to Grow gardens and food growing networks to stay connected, share latest updates and developments, how gardens and networks are responding and adapting to the gradual…

Public wants more action on obesity in light of Covid19

Public wants more action on obesity in light of Covid19 74% of the British public want to see more Government action on obesity, in light of evidence showing links between Covid19 and obesity, says new Obesity Health Alliance research. Children’s Food Campaign responds. Credit: Obesity Health Alliance New public polling by the Obesity Health Alliance has revealed that Prime Minister Boris…

Campaigners celebrate free school meals win

Back of the net! Campaigners celebrate free school meals win Whilst footballer Marcus Rashford scored the final winning goal in the free school meals campaign, the Government’s u-turn on holiday hunger follows months of campaigning, lobbying and the threat of legal action. Credit: Shutterstock The Government has today announced a £120 million “Covid Summer School Fund” in…

Upcoming Webinar. Good Food Businesses: rebuilding, reopening and retaining new customers

Good Food Businesses: rebuilding, reopening and retaining new customers 24/06/2020 15:00  16:30 Credit: Pexels Wednesday 24 June 3-4.30pm A webinar organised by Sustainable Food Places and Sustain, with the Real Bread Campaign and London Food Link. Good Food Businesses have shown their ability to adapt during the Covid-19 lockdown by swiftly establishing new and different ways…