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Chrissie Sugden |
Saturday, 1st April 2017
I have been growing food for many years. It’s fun, therapeutic and I love knowing exactly what I’m eating. I am also aware that there are more pressing reasons to be growing food, such as unexpected weather events, as evidenced in a recent news headline: “A combination of flooding, cold weather and poor light levels in southern Europe is said to... more
 
Chrissie Sugden |
Wednesday, 13th July 2011
I doubt I'm the only person who dreams of owning a piece of land (preferably with friends) on which to build affordable eco-houses and grow food and fuel. This is difficult in the UK due to the vast disparity between the price of agricultural land (4,000-10,000/acre) and land with planning permission (200,000+/acre). Whilst politicians continue to... more