Kitchen Garden Ideas at Petersham Nurseries
The very helpful folk at Spoon PR have written a lovely account of our wonderful morning at Petersham Nurseries where we celebrated Grow you own Picnic Day with culinary director, Lucy Boyd and chef Tim.
Read here about how 16 reception children from two SFM member schools, Chase Bridge and Thomson House, enjoyed a magical walk around the kitchen garden at Petersham Nurseries to find courgettes for Tim to prepare - flowers and all!
In other news ...
We've been busy bees this week running food education activities across the capital.
This summer we're proud to have piloted a new school-based programme aiming to tackle the issue of childhood hunger during the school holidays.
New research from the Food Foundation has revealed that almost 4 million UK children live in households that would struggle to afford to buy enough fruit, vegetables, fish and other healthy foods to meet the official nutrition guidelines.