Accessible veg: A pilot project exploring the barriers and benefits to CSA memberships for food inse
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Accessible veg: A pilot project exploring the barriers and benefits to CSA memberships for food inse

6 July 2022

Summary

Support and coordination involved in community-scale supply chains, such of networks across the food and agriculture as food hubs and CSAs, the Government can sector that facilitates better connections in reduce administrative burden and loss of capacity the food system and links to the Community and institutional knowledge owing to high Food Strategy. [...] This project aims to create multilevel impact for the The Accessible Veg Project: a pilot project to explore collaborating CSA farms, involved households, and the the impact of CSA memberships to food insecure sector as a whole. [...] Small grants of up to £5000 that can Support and coordination of networks beyond the be accessed quickly to help farms and/or charity food and agriculture sector that facilitates better partners to establish a solidarity veg bag scheme connections in the food system and links to the or other social innovation to circumvent barriers Community Food Strategy. [...] • Healthy start promotion and take-up and the possibility for further pilot projects the • Funding and support for healthy start interlink health, community, environment, and promotion and take-up and the possibility for agriculture. [...] Importantly, successful often linked to limited access to transport and kitchen implementation is dependent on partnerships between tools, and a general sense of capability to prepare the farms and food charity organisations and illustrates the vegetables received in the veg bags.

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