Connecting low carbon initiatives across Stroud District

Description

What: An online market for locally produced food and drink from over 50 local producers as an alternative to supermarkets

How: Using the open source, not-for-profit software platform from the Open Food Network and using the Congregational church hall for aggregating and distributing the pre-ordered boxes

Carbon Saving not applicable

Further Information: Established 2003. Model is being copied by other communities UK wide.

Solutions

  • Theme: Food & Agriculture > Community Food

Contacts

Lead Group: Stroud District Food Hubs

Contact Name: Nick Weir

Contact Email: nick@stroudco.org.uk

Contact Phone: 01453 840037

Partner Groups Role: This group is part of the global Open Food Network

Location

Postcode: GL5 1AY

Locality: Stroud, Stroud Central, Stroud, Gloucestershire, South West

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