Growing Enterprise

Our Growing Enterprise 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
C/o Sustain
The Green House
244-254 Cambridge Heath Road
London
E2 9DA

0203 5596 777
capitalgrowth@sustainweb.org
www.capitalgrowth.org

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

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