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A fair and sustainable local way of feeding urban communities

12 Mar 18

Julie Brown, director of Growing Communities’ , a trading and wholesaling operation, says her mission is to feed urban communities locally in a way that is fair and sustainable in the face of   corporate dominance   and climate change.

Two of her suppliers, Martin and Sarah Mackey, grow potatoes and kale, in Kent as tenants on their holding, Ripple Farm. They sell some of their potatoes at local markets for a pound a kilo, about the same as you …

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