Useful resources for sustainable food producers in Bristol

This Resource Directory is intended to signpost you towards helpful sources of information, training and support.

Whether you are just starting out or already growing or producing food sustainably, we hope to support you on your journey.

Follow the green links to find the information you need.

Get started
Useful links and some background reading for you. Perfect if you’re new to food and farming in Bristol… or even if you’re already an aficionado!

Finding land for growing
Advice and help with finding and acquiring land for your growing enterprise.

Finance and funding
Help to raise funds, manage money and measure the impact of your project.

Setting up a food enterprise
Information on setting up a food enterprise, legal structures, community farming, community gardening, managing stakeholders.

Training for food producers
Organisations that provide apprenticeships and training in food growing, processing, business and enterprise.

Selling your produce
Get the lowdown on local distribution channels for sustainable food. Resources to help you sell your produce via a cafes, restaurants, shops or markets.

Thanks to Traci Lewis and Clare Groom for creating this resource directory.

Get started

Want to know more about sustainable food and farming in Bristol and beyond? Need some help to get started? Follow these links to find … Read more Get started

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Sell your produce

To see a list of our members that are retailers and distributors of local food, please take a look at our Membership Directory.   Some … Read more Sell your produce

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