Member benefits of the network
Joint promotion to local people to encourage them to buy locally grown food: BannauAcres.co.uk.
Joint purchasing power
Buying together in bulk helps to reduce prices.
Joint negotiation with local schools, hospitals and care homes to use local food.
Exchange and sale of surplus produce between growers to maximise income and avoid food waste.
Joint investment in decarbonisation (e.g. electric vehicles) and training.
Create opportunities for education, training and community outreach.
Shared knowledge and support
Provide opportunities for growers to come together and share experience, increasing their knowledge and breaking the isolation common among farmers.
Cherry’s No-Dig Garden
Moor Park Garden
Primrose Market Garden
If you want to connect with the alliance, please get in touch!