Forth Valley Food Futures is the home of the region’s cross-sector Food Partnerships working together to transform our food systems to positively benefit wellbeing, health, economic development and to protect nature and the environment.
Use this page to connect with your food partnership groups, for Falkirk, Stirling and Clackmannanshire:
Job Vacancy: Freelance Development Officer, Braehead Community Gardens
BBDCDT are looking to contract on a freelance basis an individual to undertake the following contract:
Contract Length: rolling twelve months from start date. P/T 15 hours per week Apr-Oct and March, 10 hours per week Nov-Feb
Location: Braehead Community Garden (a laptop and mobile phone will be provided to facilitate home working where necessary)
Contract Value: 670 hours @ £17 per hour = £11,390
A Green Way to Save event for Falkirk Business Communities
Falkirk business communities are invited to a day of helpful tips, resources and workshops around making a climate friendly impact with your business and saving money in the process. We'll also be looking at how this transfers to your personal and employee's...
Sharing Food Cultures
Thursday 23rd February, The Book Nook, 7pm-9pm
Come and enjoy a warming bowl of soup and hear from our volunteers who will be Sharing their Food Cultures.
Garden Organiser training to sow seeds of new community gardens in Forth Valley
Apply before midnight Friday 10th February.
FORTH VALLEY SUSTAINABLE FOOD MAP
Find and explore Forth Valley’s Sustainable Food Places.
Each food partnership has its own unique identity and will work in different ways
By clicking on each locality page you should be able to explore where in the journey to an active and sustainable food system they are.
Join them in that challenge and show your support by sharing your knowledge, signing up to food charters, or keeping in touch via their newsletter.
These food partnerships are made up of cross sector food representatives including;
As a region we come together through our broader regional aims which are to;
- Help Forth Valley community to Grow, cook eat, learn about good food
- Improve the health and wellbeing of Forth Valley with good food affordable to all
- Support a thriving and sustainable local good food economy
- Help Forth Valley businesses to thrive by supporting healthy nutritious, affordable and planet friendly food
- Improve the ecological footprint and support sustainable practices across Forth Valley’s food system
- Collaborate and support sharing of resources across Forth Valley
Find everything you need to be connected here and show your support for this good food movement.
Clacks Good Food
Let’s make Clacks a place where food is good for people, health, planet, business and community.
Falkirk Food Futures
Follow Falkirk Food Futures on their journey to joining the Sustainable Food Places network.
The UK Community Renewal Fund is a UK Government programme for 2021/22. This aims to support people and communities most in need across the UK to pilot programmes and new approaches to prepare for the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. It invests in skills, community and place, local business, and supporting people into employment.