Our mission is to provide affordable opportunities for ecological land-based businesses in England and Wales. We support rural regeneration by developing affordable sites for farming, forestry and other rural enterprises which are viable and ecologically beneficial.
The objects of the Ecological Land Cooperative are to carry on any industry, business or trade in accordance with cooperative principles in order to achieve this mission: to widen access to land for sustainable land based uses, including but not limited to:
local food, grown with minimal inputs,
renewable energy and fossil fuel independence
reconnecting people and place though social and cultural activities
forestry, fibres and other rural produce
homemaking and community, and
the general co-operative aims described in our rules.