Incredible Edible: how to grow sustainable communities

FORUM - ISSN 0963-8253
Volume 52 Number 1 (2010)

Incredible Edible: how to grow sustainable communities
PAUL CLARKE, pages 69-76
DOI: 10.2304/forum.2010.52.1.69

Abstract

This article seeks to provide an outline of the basic ideas and approaches used by the Incredible Edible programme, a community enterprise that is based in the United Kingdom. To do this the author briefly (1) defines the context for the programme, (2) defines the concepts that inform the programme, (3) and illustrates some of the action of the programme, and (4) identifies the essential changes which that needs to occur in local governance in order to support a sustainable model of community. The Incredible Edible community is one that is ready to absorb changes needed to ensure that human society becomes harmonious with the natural environment, and at the same time remains economically viable and personally fulfilling for the individual citizens.

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PAUL CLARKE (2010) Incredible Edible: how to grow sustainable communities, FORUM, 52(1), 69-76. https://doi.org/10.2304/forum.2010.52.1.69

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