What is foodscaping?
It is transforming the landscape with edible plants. We are developing a nursery with local people, who are raising seeds into seedlings by growing them in recycled containers which can then be transplanted into people’s yards and surrounding verges and wasteland.
In time, the whole area will be transformed into a green landscape full of healthy fruit and vegetables for everyone to pick and eat.
These photos are proof of dreams starting to grow!
We have broken ground on the Phoenix Garden Project and together with the High School, Community Working Partnership and support from SABBA, we have the manpower and willpower to start regenerating this amazing piece of land.
Work has begun clearing the field and tilling the garden beds. We can’t wait to see the polytunnels, pumps, and irrigation repaired, and this land restored to its original purpose – it is ripe for growing and producing an abundant crop of seasonal fruit and vegetables for our beneficiaries and the communities we serve …
Watch this space as our Foodscaping programme evolves!