Our food future looks grim if we continue to produce food that is unhealthy and unsustainable. We are producing fewer varieties that are no longer nutritionally dense in a way that undermines our environment, health and climate. Irakli Loladze research found that "Across nearly 130 varieties of plants and more than 15,000 samples collected from experiments [...]
Yesterday I met Helen and she shared some of her beautiful rosemary with us, as well as loaning us an extendable cutter with catcher so we can harvest some of our mandarins. We are having the rosemary on our roast vegetables tonight and in some soup that's cooking away for the freezer. I will also plant some of it out so I can share rosemary with others as well. It was lovely to meet Helen and talk about plant/produce sharing, gardening and general life.
Nikita, Spare Harvest Member
Love the idea. Great way to network. Meet like minded people. Selling and sharing produce locally benefits our health and soul.
Sharon, Spare Harvest Member
This kind of platform is brilliant for connecting people. Once it reaches a critical mass it will change communities.
Chris, Spare Harvest Member
I joined Spare Harvest because it made sense to share the over-supply of fruit I have on my trees. Plus, it helps me to connect with others in my community. Stops one feeling isolated.
Robbie, Spare Harvest Member