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Federation of City Farms & Community Gardens and Care Farming UK agree merger

Discussions about the new name and branding of the merged organisation are ongoing

By Matthew Appleby
Horticulture Week
23 January 2018


The new organisation will build on the work of the two current organisations, representing and supporting the delivery of care services and community development through farming and gardening activities.

FCFCG chair David Drury said: “We are delighted to be able to confirm the merger with Care Farming UK. We believe this move will help us deliver better services and more benefits to our members, and enhance our power to influence Government and funders, as well as increasing our public profile.”

Chair of Care Farming UK Rev. Andrew Harter said: “We are extremely pleased to be able to announce this new, forward-looking move, which will enhance the support and opportunities being offered to care farmers in the UK into the future.”

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