Foraging and the Future of Food – Saturday 27th February

foragingAn Evening with Owen Raybould – Nutrition researcher and Forager – on ‘Foraging and the Future of Food’.

Date: Saturday 27th February
Time: 7.30pm
Where: Friends Meeting House, 37 Scotts Road, Stourbridge, DY8 1UR (map)

Exploring different ways of bringing nature and wild ecology back into our food production. Including a short documentary and time for Q & A.

Owen’s talk will cover Permaculture, Re-forestation, Organics, Wildflower seeding, Herd and forest grazing, the importance of fungi in soil, and direct human involvement, such as Community Supported Agriculture.

  • Refreshments available
  • Entry by donation
  • All Welcome!

Growing food locally film

This great 20min film looks at the need to grow more food locally and some of the different ways that can happen in a community.

These include, Garden Sharing, Allotments, Community Supported Agriculture farms, and more.


Farm Work Day – Sat 12th June, Vale Head Farm, Kinver

Community Supported AgricultureDate: Saturday 12th June, 10am – 3.30pm

Venue: Vale Head Farm, Compton Road, Kinver, DY7 5NJ

Call: 01384 351414 (Margy)  or email:

A work morning at Vale Head Farm. Please wear suitable footwear and clothing!  Bring & Share Lunch – to add to something in season provided by the farm.

A talk by guest speaker (Mark Harrison) about Community Supported Agriculture Continue reading “Farm Work Day – Sat 12th June, Vale Head Farm, Kinver”

FILM: The Real Dirt on Farmer John – Friday 11th June, 7.30pm

Blending the traditions of family farming with the power of free expression, this story of transformation and renewal celebrates the resurrection of community farming.

Friday 11th June , 7.30pm , The Glasshouse Arts Centre, Wollaston Road, Stourbridge

Cost: Donations

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