Do you want to help shape and influence the food we grow, buy and eat? Passionate about engaging with people, communities and organisations across the whole of Cardiff, encouraging them to become a part of the food future of the capital? If so, perhaps you’d be interested in becoming a voluntary board member of Food Cardiff?
Food Cardiff is looking for an experienced freelancer or company to support the strategic development and writing of a city-wide food strategy Project Background Food Cardiff believes that food should be good for people, good for the place we live, and good for our planet – as well as being affordable and tasty. Good food creates strong, healthy communities. […]
Food Cardiff’s Food and Poverty group is to receive £17,000 worth of funding to support children and families at risk of food insecurity during the coronavirus pandemic. ‘Food Power for Generation Covid’ is a joint initiative with Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming, which will help provide food for vulnerable children and their […]
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 […]
Food Sense Wales with Social Farms and Gardens are offering six grants of between £2500 to £5000 to small edible horticulture businesses
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]