Tag Archives: Rosie Boycott

UK’s first commercial aquaponic urban farm to open in London

A LONDON warehouse is being converted into the UK’s first commercial aquaponic farm, creating a pioneering new model for sustainable, ethical food production in cities.                       The revolutionary farm will use aquaculture and hydroponic technology to produce more than 20,000kg of sustainable salads and herbs (enough…
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On Labour’s agenda: food equality and tougher rules on HFSS

TOUGHER FOOD regulation and food equality is expected in the UK if Labour is elected next year.                     During a debate on ‘Making an affordable nutritious food system accessible to all’ at last month’s Food Matters show in London, Debbie Abrahams, a member of the shadow…
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Merton joins Islington as London leaders on good food

MERTON AND ISLINGTON were jointly named as London’s top ‘Good Food Boroughs’ in a new report, which shows nearly half of London Boroughs had made progress since the previous league table was published in 2012. Hillingdon and Lewisham were also praised for having made the most progress. Over the past year, for example, Hillingdon has…
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