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Soil Association : Enabling change

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You can be part of an amazing movement which is taking action to change the way people think about food and farming.

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Certification

Through our not-for-profit business Soil Association Certification, we inspect and award organic certification to farms and businesses.
 
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Catering mark

The Food for Life Catering Mark encourages caterers to make progress towards using more local, seasonal and organic ingredients.
 
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Join a local group

Our local groups celebrate organic food, run educational community events, organise food festivals and grow organic produce.
 
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Apprenticeship scheme

Our scheme is a work-based placement with an organic farmer or grower. Farm based work is combined with a series of structured seminars.
 
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CSA

Community supported agriculture (CSA) is a partnership where a local community makes a financial pledge to support a local farm.
 
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Organic buying groups

By pooling their buying power and ordering organic food in bulk, these groups can buy good quality food at a more affordable price.
 
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Land Trust

We aim to protect the countryside by acquiring and managing farmland sustainably, and connect the public with the stewardship of the land.
 
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Practical skills

Learn a new skill - choose from a range of courses from beekeeping to willow weaving and have a fun day out on an organic farm.