Food, Farming and Countryside Commission

A new trend for veg box schemes

Prudhoe, Northumberland, England

As veg box schemes grow in popularity post-lockdown, communities are clubbing together to buy land and grow their own climate-friendly fruit and veg - and most of it ends up in veg boxes sent to shareholders less than 15 miles from the field it was grown in.

Community-supported agriculture - or CSA - is a rapidly growing phenomenon across the UK. We speak to Christine from Go Local, a CSA scheme in Northumberland, as part of our Land Unlocked Tour.

Check back here soon for our full interview.

Innovative funding for agroecological enterprise is one of 5 'no regrets' actions we are urging government to take to speed real climate action.