Manchester Harvest stall - August 2005

Manchester Harvest stall – August 2005

13th August 2005

The Manchester Harvest event saw part of St. Ann’s Square turned into a full-sized allotment to encourage people to start growing their own food.

Manchester Harvest stall - August 2005

As well as promoting the health and financial benefits of home-grown food, we also made the link to the Big Ask campaign in that local food production cuts down on food miles, a growing contributor towards climate change.

Manchester Harvest stall - August 2005

And another 150 people, plus Benny the rabbit, agreed that the Government should be doing more to tackle climate change.