Our new film: FOOD from the SKY the stories of 2011

Our new 'green' house

OUR NEW FILM IS OUT!!! Freshly baked this morning by Ayako who created a lovely creation telling some of the stories, talks, poetry, images, connections and collaborations of our year 2011 on the roof of Thornton’s Budgens.  It is like what Khalil Gibran says:  Work is Love made Visible. Thank you warmly to Andrew, Aya, … Continue reading

Our new beautiful leaflet is ‘cooked’ and ready to share, thank you Neil!

Food from the Sky Leaflet INSIDE

Here is our very new leaflet just out of the oven ‘baked’ and ready to share.  We hope you like it as much as we do.  Thank you so much Neil Simmons for your talent, patience and pure generosity!  It is beautiful :-)

We dug our first potatoes today!

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We dug our first potatoes an hour ago – Charlotte, Kestrell, Black Scotland…thank you Paul Cook, Ashad Wadood, Michael Cosgrove and Silvio Caputo for a very lovely morning. They were planted by 8 and 9 years old school children from Rokesly Junior School few months ago. Potatoes on sale in the Thornton’s Budgens from Crouch … Continue reading

Boris Johnson visits FOOD from the SKY today!

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It was fantastic to see Boris Johnson cycling from Islington to climbing up the stairs of the Food from the Sky roof this morning to celebrate the 1000th Capital Growth site opening.  Together with his ‘Food Tsar’ Rosie Boycott, Boris got to see every aspect of our project .  He chatted with students from Highgate … Continue reading

‘Normal’ days on the roof top of a supermarket!

Getting their hands 'soily'

Hello dear friends of FOOD from the SKY Let me tell you about the last few days on the roof, in the glorious sun, with Life buzzing from little people, elders, bumble and honey bees, ants, ladybirds, spiders and other living Beings. On Wednesday 23rd March (part of Climate Week Event) we had 50ish local … Continue reading

Volunteering for Potatoes’ sake

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Vive la Pomme de Terre! Come and join us and 30 children from Rokesly Junior School on the roof tomorrow to prepare and plant 12 different kind of potatoes…blue, purple, orange, yellow, white… 120 of them (out of 5000 found in the world!) We will: Make our own growing containers using wheely bins Mix our … Continue reading

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