Todmorden in West Yorkshire is trying to become self sustainable in food by 2018. They are growing food in many public places (not always with official permission) that anybody is welcome to take. They are offering courses in wide range of topics. Every school in the town is involved. There is a daily market. They have planted orchards. The following is an interesting TED talk by Pam Warhurst.
It is a great example of community engagement.
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