World Soil Day

5 December 2018

What better way to celebrate our precious soil then with our programme for secondary schools, Compost Matters.

Six schools across London have been delving into the fascinating world of compost with an aim to reduce the food waste in their school and build on their innovation and enterprise skills. 

Students have enjoyed an educational visit to farms that specialise in composting followed by a workshop at school with a composting expert and soil scientist. 

We are now challenging DT students to design and build a composter which can be used in the school grounds to support the school's food growing. 

We're also delighted that Rebel Kitchen are supporting Compost Matters through their 1% For The Planet project.  

 

In other news ...

A soup-er successful Winter Sale

12 February 2019

Borough Market traders were given a run for their money last week when four local primary schools set up shop for the annual Young Marketeers Winter Sale.

Eat them to defeat them

28 January 2019

VegPower and ITV have unveiled their radical new ad that aims to encourage kids to eat more veg.