What is VEG CITIES?
We call on cities and other local areas to coordinate activity and action. From councils to schools, from food growing enterprises to workplaces, we all have a role to play to increase the availability and consumption of vegetables locally.
VEG CITIES is a feature campaign of Sustainable Food Cities, led by food and farming charity Sustain in partnership with the wider Peas Please initiative.
Community groups, gardens, neighbourhoods, markets and social enterprises are coming together this month to create a new covid-safe festival of food and growing.
World Cancer Research Fund analysed Brits' spending habits over past 30 years and found that despite eating less white bread and red meat we have have turned to pizza and ready meals which can lead to obesity and cancer.
As part of the Healthy Holidays program this Summer, Foodwise Leeds, the food partnership in Leeds, created the #VegRocksRainbow challenge to encourage families to eat the rainbow.