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BBC TV: Grow, Make, Eat: The Great Allotment Challenge – coming 2014

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‘It’s a big hope for everybody in the industry that this is going to make a garden boom time again.’

By Lucy Crossley
Daily Mail
17 November 2013

Excerpt:

The Great British Bake Off inspired thousands of viewers to dust off their oven mitts.

And now the BBC is hoping a new gardening show – called Grow, Make, Eat: The Great Allotment Challenge – will do for cabbages and cucumbers what Bake Off did for pies and pastries.

Presented by Fern Britton, the six-part series is expected to air on BBC Two in early 2014.

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Taja Sevelle – partial proceeds from her music go to Urban Farming

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Recording Artist and Founder of Urban Farming donates partial proceeds from all of her music to Urban Farming

Excerpt from Taja’s website:

Humanitarian Work

Taja Sevelle recorded a CD in Detroit for Sony and she began to see the amount of poverty due to job loss in the city as well as the excess amount of unused land and in 2005, she founded Urban Farming™, an international 501c3 headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. The Organization encourages people to grow their own food and in their first phase, the group installed hundreds of community vegetable gardens around the world for people in need.

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