Saving the planet one mouthful at a time

Food Growing Training

EcoLocal offers six week Beginners Food Growing Courses which give you practical experience from preparing the land, learning techniques and planting right through to harvesting and storing. We also offer a fantastic range of one day and half day workshops. For more details see below or email

6 Week Food Growing Courses – now booking to start Saturday 29th September 2018


If you are just starting out, or would like to get some more detailed knowledge of food growing, then this course is for you. Over 6 weeks you will learn everything you need to know to confidently grow your own fruit and veg. Click on the picture for more information …

Keeping Chickens – Saturday 21st July 2018


Learn the basics for keeping your own chickens, including: Where and how to house them, daily maintenance and what to feed them. Also get the chance to see and handle a range of breeds. Click on the chicken for more information …