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Know Your Food
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Know Your Food

A Sustainable Farming Workshop Series (5-sessions) Friends of the Earth Malta is opening another workshop-series in collaboration with a young farmer, Emanuela from the Veg Box.  We are very excited to welcome anyone who is interested in learning more about sustainable farming, local seasonal food and rural life in Malta. We have put together an interesting,...

Sustainable Crop Gardening with Katryna
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Sustainable Crop Gardening with Katryna

Katryna’s Garden was born out of a Friends of the Earth activity in 2017 when Katryna and Tolga had generously offered a space in San Martin to host a group of volunteers that were learning how to create their pollinator-friendly gardens. Katryna has since then become the guardian of this garden, investing a lot of...

Sustainable Farming & Permaculture with Peppi (3 Sessions)
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Sustainable Farming & Permaculture with Peppi (3 Sessions)

As part of the Erasmus+ Growing Together project, Friends of the Earth Malta together with Peppi Gauci from Permaculture Malta will be hosting 12 youths at his Bahrija Oasis for 3 hands-on, immersive sessions on the 27th April, 11th May and 18th May 2019. These sessions are 3 hours long and will all begin at...

Growing food has become our passion
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Growing food has become our passion

Michelle and Michelangelo Galea – young agriculture enthusiasts. Growing food has become our passion. The journey started when my husband Michelangelo and I decided to have a go at growing broad beans. Years later we are growing a variety of organic fruits and vegetables for ourselves and our family, looking at the idea of food growth in...

What’s in season – October
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What’s in season – October

Every month we feature a fruit or vegetable that is in season, along with a fun fact or recipe idea. We are currently working on a project, Citizen’s CAP, highlighting the importance of citizen involvement in agricultural policy to ensure healthy food and protection of our agricultural land. In a way, this is a continuation...