Growing to sell

Our growing to sell support helps Capital Growth sites who are trying out or running enterprise activities, fundraising events or selling produce to local restaurants and market stalls.

Credit: Caroline Teo

Credit: Caroline Teo

Our support includes:

  • site visits to help with crop planning
  • grow-to-sell training
  • microgrants
  • match-making growers and buyers
  • promotional events

Resources

The publications below are excellent resources for growers, both within and beyond London. Each are available to download and we hope you find them useful.

  • Growing Enterprise Guide - Detailed advice and practical information about how to sell what you grow in the city, from small scale farmgate sales to full-fledged business
  • Reaping Rewards II - New findings from the Harvest-ometer 2013-2014 growing season about harvest yields across London
  • Grow More Food: Top Tips - An overview of how to improve your growing site's yield
  • A Growing Trade - An informative report for communities looking to trade their produce
  • A Healthy Profit - A simple guide to pricing the food you make or grow
     

For more information or to join the Growing Enterprise newsletter, please email fiona@sustainweb.org

Capital Growth

Capital Growth is London's Food Growing Network, with over 2000 members. Whether you are growing at home, as part of an allotment, in a community group or school you can join for free to receive benefits such as discounts, advice and monthly enewsletters.

Capital Growth
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Capital Growth is a project of Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming.

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