When the pandemic hit, our local food industry faced disaster. Despite this, many businesses mobilised to transform the way they work, helping to feed those most in need. Meanwhile, more and more people discovered the benefits of buying direct from local businesses. Now is our chance to hold on to this renewed love of local, and build a more resilient food community, with a stronger economy, more diverse high streets, healthier citizens and a richer local environment.
Find out why supporting local producers and suppliers makes such a big difference.
Discover all the ways you can choose food that’s good for the local community and environment.
Ideas and resources for you to download and use at home to make supporting local food easier and more fun!
See what we’ve got coming up in our events diary, including competitions, online screenings, webinars and more.
Want to do more to support local food? Find out how.
Download the whole Support Local Food section, in a single easy-to-print document.