Category Archives: food group

Biochar – Ipswich’s Role in its Production

Organised by the TI Energy Group, David Faulkner will be giving a talk about Biochar and Ipswich’s role in its production and use as a fertiliser. When: Sunday 30th January, 7:30pm. Venue: Ronnie’s Bar, McGintys, IP1 3BY. If you require … Continue reading

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New TI Community Orchard Project

An exciting new TI community orchard project is about to start at Maidenhall Allotments. The project plans to plant up two adjacent disused allotments with fruit and nut trees. The orchard will be managed co-operatively, along permaculture lines. Anyone who … Continue reading

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Forest Garden Tree Planting

Many Transition Ipswich members had a great time at the tree-planting day at the Oak Tree Low-Carbon Farm, where we planted trees for the Forest Garden, a productive and low-maintenance way to grow fruit and nuts.

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Food Group Meeting at the Fat Cat Pub

This was the first time that the food group held a meeting at the Fat Cat pub at the top of Spring Road. On less busy days of the week this pub provides plates and cutlery for patrons to eat … Continue reading

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TI was at Smarter Living Day at Ipswich County Library

TI was at the Smarter Living day at the Country Library on the 6th November, with Steve and Heather out in the cold showing some solutions to lower energy transport, many kindly loaned by Kevin of Bicycle Doctor    Joanne … Continue reading

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Orchard and Wild Foods and Food Security – walk and talk

7th October – after the event: Thanks to everyone who came. We were lucky with the weather and lucky that Peter could step in to show us around the orchard and tell us a bit about its history. Thanks to … Continue reading

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Community Forest Garden at The Oak Tree?

Rona S, Steve M & Eric N met at the home of  fellow members of the food group Joanne B and Richard M earlier this week to talk about a future Forest Garden CSA or community project of some kind … Continue reading

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Dano’s Todmorden “Incredible Edible” video

Dano’s found this video, which was raised by Alan in the discussion after the Stoneleigh film presentation enjoy!

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Summary of TI Food Group meeting on 16th Sept

Richard, Joanne, Rona, Dave, Eric & Steve met at Steve’s house and had another excellent discussion over fresh Oak Tree salad, Eric’s garden soup, Dave’s exotic falafel & Rona’s apple pie. Here’s a brief summary: Vision and objectives for the … Continue reading

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Pictures from the Food Group meeting 13 Aug at the Oak Tree Low Carbon farm

The food group meeting was held at The Oak Tree Low Carbon Farm, on a sunny but seriously breezy day. Some improvisation was needed as it was far too windy and people were getting cold even in the sun. Steve … Continue reading

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