Edible Cities

LAND Region: 
EnglandYorkshire & The Humber
LAND Project Type: 
LAND Centre

Permaculture demonstration, research and capacity building.

3 separate projects:
1)Cornerstone Housing Coop: large urban garden, zones 1,2,3
2)Cobden Road: Demonstration agroforestry project
3)Bardon Grange: Fruit Tree Nursery

1)Container nursery, eco HQ: bulk composting, large volume urban rainwater harvesting and irrigation. Demonstration site, tours, workshops and activities.
2)Demonstration and training site. Zones 2 and three agroforestry/ field scale permaculture trials- bulk crops and a community allotment.
3)Workshops and fruit tree nursery.

Member Project known date: 
Friday, 13 January, 2012
Number of people text: 
Number of visitors/volunteers can accommodate: approx. 15. Group visit scheme: yes.
Contact Name: 
Niels Corfield
Telephone number: 
07858 300668
1)Researching – broad scale low-maintenance; system mini-max 2)Developing repeatable model for permaculture projects – scalable modular, expandable
Project start date: 
December, 2006
40 Sholebroke Avenue
Leeds, WEY LS7 3HB
United Kingdom
WEY GB