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Our current funding link - CROWDFUND - CLICK


Contact email - Wade@TheEdibleForest.com

Twitter - https://twitter.com/EdibleForestUK

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Zero-Waste Vegan Eco Village Facebook Group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/414714552701525

Plot Holders Facebook Group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2357296207822354/

The Edible Forest - Latest news:

  • We applied to the Roddenberry Foundation for help with setting up a larger plant nursery (no funding) - https://www.theedibleforest.com/post/roddenberry-foundation
     

  • Our project is listed on crowdfund - link above
     

  • We have just located 3 old commercial greenhouses for sale locally (old Nursery business shutting down). These will be ideal for our first plant nursery. Price for all three of them £10,500
     

  • We have been in contact with the Heritage Lottery Fund as we are looking to expand on a project they previously provided £500,000 funding towards (researching rare Welsh Apple & Pear Tree varieties).

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News regarding the benefits of Edible Forests:

  • Benefits of Forest Gardens - link

  • Soil fertility and improving plants - link

  • The London Economic > slowing climate change by converting agricultural land to forests - link

  • The Ecologist > slowing climate change by converting agricultural land to forests - link

  • Nation Geographic > leading to sustainable future - link

  • Why Forest Gardens are amazing - link

  • The Guardian tree planting in UK must double to tackle climate change - link

  • The Ecologist planting trees to tackle flooding - link

  • The Guardian drive to plant 10 million more trees in UK - link

  • Yale Environment 360 planting 1.2 trillion trees to combat climate - link

  • Poland urges all countries to plant more trees - link

  • 2000 Trees planted to protect from floods - link

  • Sustainability Times planting 1 billion trees to combat climate change - link

Other Food Forests:

  • Oldest Food Forest in the World? around 65 acres - link

  • Urban agroforestry in Budapest - link 

  • The Amazon is a man-made food forest 4500 years ago - link

  • The legacy of 4,500 years of polyculture agroforestry in the eastern Amazon - link

  • Ecosia & Trees for a Future help 300 farmers transform their farms to edible forests - link

Amazing People & Animals Planting Trees:

  • 1.5 Million Volunteers Plant 66 Million Trees in 12 hours - link

  • Man and Wife plant 2 Million trees in 20 years - link

  • Brazilian couple plants 1502 acre forest - link

  • People gather to plant 5000 trees - link

  • Pupils planting 5000+ trees - link

  • School children plant hundreds of new trees in Sheffield - link

  • Australia to plant 1 billion trees in the next 11 years - link

  • Pakistan plans to plant 10 billion trees - link

  • Milan to plant 3 million trees by 2030 - link

  • Yorkshire Water plants first of a million trees to help prevent flooding - link

  • A million free trees sent out to schools - link

  • Man plants trees on 12,000 hectares of land - link

  • Young Muslims in UK plant trees with Woodland Trust - link

  • City of Brussels to plant a tree for every child born within the city - link

  • Farmers being encouraged to plant trees - link

  • 40 Million trees planted with Ecosia search engine - link

  • A group of people planting a million trees in Belfast - link

  • Study finds Elephants plant trees - link

  • National Geographic check this one out - link

Learn about Tree Planting:

  • How to plant a trillion trees - link

  • Keeping newly planted trees healthy - link

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