This is the announcement for the Forest of Dean Food Sovereignty Co-op on World Food Day, Tuesday16th October . There are more details on the Yorkley Court website www.yorkleycourt.wordpress.com. We would really appreciate if you could circulate this far and wide.
Forest of Dean Food Sovereignty Co-op
Do you want to be free from the dependency on the supermarkets?
Do you want to be able to buy good locally produced organic food at a good price?
Do you want to be part of a growing movement towards social change?
Then come to the first *Forest of Dean Food Sovereignty Co-op* meeting on:
16th October 2012, 19:30
Freeminers Welfare Hall, Cinderford
The Forest of Dean Food Sovereignty Co-op will work together to find ways to collectively buy organic food direct from the producers.
Inspired by the principles of food sovereignty we will help each other to promote greater social responsibility and a healthy nutritional diet that is based on locally produced seasonal food.
1. Introduction and Discussion of the relevance of Food Sovereignty to the Forest of Dean
2. Proposal for the organisation of Co-op/Buyers group model i.e articles of association
3. Description of potential suppliers
4. Action – Details for the first order
For more details see: