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Food co-op films

As part of the Making Local Food Work project we made some short films about different types of food co-ops. You can view these on our Youtube channel or have a look at which also also features several films made by food co-ops themselves.

A film about the benefits of food co-ops compared to large supermarket chains

A short film about True Food Co-op in Reading, winner of the 2012 BBC Food and Farming Award for Best Retail Initiative.

A short film about student run food co-ops at Brighton and Sussex Universities.

A short film about the Windmill Community Allotment Project in Margate. This box scheme is also part of Growing Communities start up programme and is funded by the Local Food Fund.

A short documentary about the Real Food Store in Exeter, a community owned shop selling the finest local, sustainable produce from Devon.




Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming

Sustain advocates food and agriculture policies and practices that enhance the health and welfare of people and animals, improve the working and living environment, promote equity and enrich society and culture.