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Wales can have the most secure and sustainable food system in the world

 Food System Commission needed to transform public health, farming and the environment says new policy alliance On Thursday, December 3rd, Food Policy Alliance Cymru – a coalition of organisations and stakeholders building and promoting a collective vision for the Welsh food system – will be presenting its Manifesto to Senedd Cymru’s Cross Party Group on […]

Thousands take part in first Good Food Cardiff Autumn Festival

Thousands of people across the city have taken part in the first Good Food Cardiff Autumn Festival. Community groups, gardens, local businesses and schools organised 45 events and activities in the last two months which attracted around 4,000 attendees and distributed more than 5,000 vegetable plants grown by Cardiff Council’s Bute Park Nurseries to encourage […]

Online event to discuss the future of Food Systems within the Cardiff City Region

On Saturday, November 7th, people living and working within the Cardiff City Region will have the opportunity to contribute to a discussion around the futures of food systems by taking part in the ‘Field to Fforc’ online event. Food Cardiff are partnering with researchers at the Sustainable Places Research Institute, Cardiff University to host the […]

New Cardiff Covid-19 Food Response report published

Covid-19 has brought tremendous challenges on all aspects of our society. As a result of the pressure exerted on the food system from demand (panic buying), availability of resource (staff and volunteers) and closure of public services (e.g. children accessing Free School meals, day centres for older adults) there were, and continue to be, three […]

Autumn Festival- What’s On

We have some fantastic events lined up for the Autumn Festival. With a mix of online and in person events, you are sure to find something to get involved with! Find out more here.

Good Food Cardiff Autumn Festival tackles food insecurity and isolation

Community groups, gardens, neighbourhoods, markets and social enterprises are coming together this month to create a new covid-safe festival of food and growing. The Good Food Cardiff Autumn Festival will be a month-long programme of physically-distanced and virtual events which is aiming to involve thousands of people in growing, cooking and sharing food throughout the […]

Veg Donation Directory – as of 25th August 2020

Have you been growing your own food this summer and found yourself overwhelmed with courgettes or other fresh produce? If you would like to donate your produce to local food projects, we’ve started a list of places able to accept. If you are part of a food project and would like to be added, please […]

Opportunity: Food Cardiff Events Co-ordinator

Following the success of “Cardiff Growing Together”, a collective project to distribute almost 14,000 plants, seeds and growing kits during lockdown, Food Cardiff is supporting a Covid-19 secure, city-wide festival of food in order to support communities to grow their own food, share produce, connect with communities and build resilience through the next stage of […]