Come Saturday Morning: Can Your Hometown Feed Itself? Todmorden’s Trying It

By: Saturday December 31, 2011 6:45 am

Todmorden is a town in Yorkshire in the UK that, from a modest start less than four years ago, is now well on its way to self-sufficiency in foodstuffs. They’ve set a goal of self-sufficiency by 2018, and they’re already well on their way to that goal.


Pull Up a Chair

By: Saturday July 31, 2010 5:00 am

I’m thinking Aunt Toby has to get sneaky and ‘go underground’. Any ideas? Any ideas in terms of what gets made in your communities? Are we all out of touch? How do we find this stuff?

Follow Firedoglake
CSM Ads advertisement
Upcoming FDL Book Salons

Saturday, August 30, 2014
2:00 pm Pacific
The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It
Chat with John Dean about his new book.

Sunday, August 31, 2014
2:00 pm Pacific
Imagine: Living In A Socialist USA
Chat with Pau LeBlanc, Debby Smith, and Michael Steven Smith about their new book. Hosted by Deena Stryker


Sign up to receive Firedoglake's headlines by email: