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We were so pleased to host this packed hour, hearing from people from around Lambeth and beyond about the possibilities for community composting. You can watch the hour-long session on our youtube channel here. There was so much info raised but here are some of the things mentioned: Patrick Holden mentioned Dirt to Soil by…

A chance to hear from several of our community composters Andy Vassallo, Spring Gardens Nursery Jerome Webb, Carmelita Organic Garden Patrick Holden (formerly of Soil Association, and currently Founding Director of Sustainable Food Trust) Patrick is the founding director of the Sustainable Food Trust, working internationally to accelerate the transition towards more sustainable food systems.…

A research team led by the University of Adelaide has found that revegetation of green spaces within cities can improve soil microbiota diversity towards a more natural, biodiverse state, which has been linked to human health benefits. In the study, published in the journal Restoration Ecology, researchers compared the composition of a variety of urban green space vegetation…