Upcoming events

Our city hosts a fantastic range of food events, from community gardening days to food festivals, cookery demo days, permaculture training, farmers' markets and food waste pop-up restaurants to mention just a few!

Keep an eye on this page to see what's on near you.

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Wildflower Planting

Lauriston Farm 67-69 Lauriston Farm Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

A fantastic community collaboration between Edinburgh & Lothians Regional Equality Council (ELREC), Communities' Reduce Reuse & Recycle Project, Volunteering Matters Action Earth, and Lauriston Farm. Join us to take action for wildflower meadows in Edinburgh! We will be sowing wildflowers on the farm to help restore biodiversity, attract pollinators and support  grassland soil health. ALL …


Gardening Workshop: Tools

Starbank Park Starbank Road, Edinburgh

This session on tools is hosted by the Friends of Starbank Park next Saturday at 11am. Come along and learn how to care for your tools.

Cash first responses to food insecurity

What can community food initiatives do to prevent food insecurity and promote cash-first responses? In the last few years, many community food initiatives and food aid organisations have tried to get beyond providing food aid by redirecting people to services that provide income maximisation support such as benefits advice or emergency support. In this webinar …

Eating our way to extinction

George Square Lecture Theatre C 40 George Square, Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh, Food Security and Sustainability Society have joined up with FRIED (Food Researchers in Edinburgh) for a free documentary screening with free food on Thursday 19th January. When food costs the earth, who pays the price?


Community Orchard Group Meeting at Lauriston Farm

Lauriston Farm 67-69 Lauriston Farm Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Would you like to be involved in designing our new community orchard, or to become part of the orchard group? We are having a meeting to discuss this on Saturday 21st January, 10.30-11.30am For more details, please email toni@lauristonfarm.org Read more on the Lauriston Farm Blog