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Save The Oak Tree Low Carbon Farm

The Oak Tree is one of the wonderful projects that emerged around 7 years ago from Transition Ipswich Food Group. But although this inspiring initiative is thriving environmentally and socially, the economics of small scale community supported agriculture (CSA) have … Continue reading

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Membership available in The Oak Tree Community Supported Agriculture Scheme

The Oak Tree Low Carbon Farm, East Ipswich Our Community Supported Agriculture Scheme is now fully subscribed for vegetable shares from June 2014 to May 2015, however new membership places for a veg share box from June 2015 for a … Continue reading

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Autumn forage bike ride

Well the season of mist and mellow fruitfulness has arrived and if you know what’s edible and where to look there’s an abundance of fruit, nuts, seeds, leaves, fungi and roots waiting to be harvested. Of course, it’s also useful … Continue reading

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Sustainability Cinema @ UCS: Home

4.30pm and 7pm on Thursday 1st May in the UCS Waterfront Building Auditorium In February UCS screened Yann Arthus Bertrand’s movie Planet Ocean with it’s amazing images of the world’s seas. UCS’s movie for May is another visual feast from … Continue reading

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Sustainability Cinema @ UCS

Dirt: The Movie Screenings at 4.30pm and 7pm on Wednesday 5 March in the UCS Waterfront Building Auditorium Following last month’s film about our oceans, the next in UCS’s series of sustainability-themed movies is Dirt! – The Movie. Made from the … Continue reading

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Free screenings of Chasing Ice at UCS – 4.30pm and 7pm Thurs 5th Dec

Chasing Ice is a multi award winning documentary from the brilliant young filmmaker Jeff Orlowski. All welcome. Please register by emailing sustainability@ucs.ac.uk.

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Tour of The Oak Tree Low Carbon Farm 28th September 2013 2pm

Guided Farm Tour 2pm Saturday 28th September 2013 Rushmere-St-Andrew, East Ipswich Visit Suffolk’s First Community Supported Agriculture Farm! Directions to the farm here, please cycle or walk if you can. See Suffolk’s first Community Supported Agriculture Scheme in action, join … Continue reading

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30 Mile Challenge – coming very soon! Check it out below:

Come and participate in the Transition Suffolk 30-Mile Food Challenge which starts on 1st September and is running in many parts of Suffolk this year. It is happening throughout September 2013. The programme for Ipswich and nearby offers many ways … Continue reading

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20th August Plant Sale at the Walled Garden in Chantry

Here are details of the plant sale coming up at the Chantry Walled garden: End of summer plant sale at charity project A huge range of plants will be on sale at ActivLives Chantry Walled Garden project on Tuesday 20 … Continue reading

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More upcoming events – Rob Hopkins, daubing, Activlives and more..

First there’s a talk to be given by Rob Hopkins, founder member of the Transition movement. (Read on below for details of new events and happenings at The Chantry Walled Garden site run by Activlives and the People’s Community Garden … Continue reading

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