Almost Good Bye…any stories?


Hello all of you who ever had anything to do with us here at FOOD from the SKY. We are creating the possibility of  a celebratory film/document of the last 4 years of this wonderful and inspiring initiative! As you know FOOD from the SKY is closing down end of March.  Part of its assets … Continue reading

2 more weeks before our TAKING OFF

FFTS-the big move

Hell all and first of all a BIG THANK YOU!!!! for all your help, support, encouragement and community spirit of the last 3 weeks…thank you! NEWS: Time has a particular energy in that it keeps moving ;-)…and it seems to be moving super fast :-/ the rain and wind have needed much attention and few people came … Continue reading

YOUR HELP is very much NEEDED the next 3 weeks!


Dear all, friends of FOOD from the SKY a big thank you for all your support so far in finding a new space.  We are following most of your suggestions and will keep you updated with what emerges on that front. Meanwhile we only have 3 weeks to go before the BIG MOVE on 28th … Continue reading

Change to October’s First Saturday of the Month Volunteer Day

As most of you will know here at FFTS we have been busy organising the first annual London Freedom Seed Bank Festival which will be taking place tomorrow (Saturday the 5th of October) at Passing Clouds from 2. Due to this we will not be opening the roof garden for our monthly saturday volunteer day … Continue reading

The roof’s life in May in photos for your enjoyment and ours! :-)

May harvest by grower,apprentices and volunteers

Our fantastic urban food growing course, Seed2Seed 2013, is ready to take your bookings

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OUR FREE TASTER SESSION SATURDAY 2nd March 2pm to 4pm, all welcome! Seed2Seed 2013 – Co-run and hosted by Azul, Jack and Natalie Foundation course in Urban Life&Food Growing A unique opportunity to learn about food growing from seed to seed and go on a real journey from March to Nov one Saturday a Month. … Continue reading

Jack, our head urban grower, welcomes you on Tuesdays & Fridays from February!

Jack the Grower! :-)

We are all very excited to let you know that from Tuesday 5th February 2013 Jack will be working 2 days a week- growing and developing our growing space with volunteers and 2 new apprentices ( more about them very soon). Our weekly volunteer days will now be held every Tuesdays and Fridays: TUESDAYS:Tuesdays from … Continue reading

Seed Unto Seed – Occupy the Seed, first meeting on the roof


“Producing your own food, in my view, is the most important transition and everyone must become a seed saver: saving the seed in a pot, in a balcony. We should turn our rooftops into gardens which are seed sanctuaries because the seed, it is centuries of evolution, a gift of our ancestors and needs to … Continue reading

New plants for a new season

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The seasons are changing, the days are getting shorter and there’s a lovely autumnal crispness in the air. We have the ideal plant mix for the new season. Our winter brassica mix contains a purple sprouting broccoli, a savoy cabbage and a calvoro nero (a variety of kale). Delicious! Winter brassicas are very hardy and are … Continue reading

A Feast not to be missed!

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2 years ago in 2010, we hosted a fabulous Feast event…this year it’s time to repeat our special occasion! This wonderful, not to be missed Pop Up Feast and Auction evening will be held on 21 September to celebrate our garden, community and the great work we see here in Crouch End every day. Our … Continue reading


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