Creating an Edible Adelaide

Last year the Urban Sustainability team of the Adelaide & Mount Lofty Natural Resource Management Board convened a session on urban agriculture. They have recently published a Edible Adelaide report detailing the outcomes from this session including a map of local food initiatives. Moving forward the Urban Sustainability team is looking to work with and support community groups to further develop our urban food network. For more information see the Edible Adelaide site.

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Ending food waste

After watching the movie Just Eat It (see my previous post on this movie) a few members from Sustainable Communities were motivated to go out and see for ourselves what is being thrown away. We were fortunate to find an experienced freegan in fellow Sustainable Communities member Steven. So armed with a knowledgeable guide, a torch, gloves  and bags we hit the streets on a Sunday night.

The essentials-light and milkcrate

Dumpster Diving Tip: a milk crate is a handy tool tool too for extra height and then storage of the loot.

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