Growing Communities wins BBC Food and Farming Award 2012

Congrats to Growing Communities for winning another award: BEST BIG FOOD IDEA Growing Communities UK Growing Communities has been running a successful community-led organic box scheme in Hackney for 18 years. The nomination said “Growing Communities’ model of community-led trade can help build a food system that is fairer more resilient and less dependent on fossil fuels.” They are now spreading their model by working with six different communities across the UK.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01p0vfj This comes on top of them winning the Observer Food Monthly Awards 2012 Best Independent Local Retailer award: http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2012/oct/21/ofm-awards-retail-growing-communities”