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Cities, soils, food and farming

The next few months will be busy ones for our work on the Urbanising in Place project, exploring how our cities can support agroecological food growing. Here Mark explains what were up to – and why!

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Parting thoughts from Hannah

Sadly our colleague Hannah has moved on from Shared Assets, to, among other things, study sustainable food systems at CAT. Hannah was hugely impactful in the couple of years she worked at Shared Assets, and we’ll miss her hugely! She wrote a few parting thoughts for us, which you can read below. Follow Hannah’s next adventures on twitter here. We are currently recruiting for a new Consultancy Coordinator – take a look at the job ad here.

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See You At ORFC 2020!

The Oxford Real Farming Conference is an established start to the new year and this year we will be there in force with our Research Coordinator Kim Graham, our Projects Officer Ọlá Ayòrindé and our Director Mark Walton all in attendance. Below Mark looks forward to some of the highlights of a packed programme.

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Election thinking….

Mark Walton has a look through the manifestos to see what the major parties are saying about land – and reflects on the difference between the piecemeal approach to land issues in England and the more strategic approach taken in Scotland.

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CIC! Why? What??

Shared Assets is now a Community Interest Company.
Mark Walton explains why, and what’s changed …

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