BBC Online on Foodshare

“In summer 2009 Mark Desvaux and Dan Spencer were struggling with the same problem [of surplus crops].

They rang East Anglia’s Children’s Hospice at Milton, and discovered the charity would be delighted to take unwanted crops to use in their kitchen.

A donation centre was set up at their allotment site, and by the end of the summer £1,000 worth of food had been collected.

Mark and Dan set up the website Foodshare, and schools, allotments and churches around the county, and further afield, have signed up.”

Full article:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/local/cambridgeshire/hi/people_and_places/newsid_8909000/8909052.stm

 

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