Hurdles to Horticulture: A new report

One of the primary challenges faced by new organic horticultural businesses is gaining planning permission for their farm business infrastructure or for temporary accommodation.

'Planning Barriers Faced by New Organic Horticulture Businesses in England' is a jointly written report by the Landworkers' Alliance and the Ecological Land Cooperative, demonstrating a number of examples where a new entrant to organic horticulture has sought permission from their local authority, either for infrastructure or temporary accommodation. Co-authored by our very own Zoe Wangler alongside long standing friend and comrade of ours, Rebecca Laughton. Read the full report here.