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About the farm from which I buy vegetables!

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July saw us visit the wonderful Tattie Haoker Farm in Cliffoney Co.Sligo. The farm is part of the Community Supported Agriculture project (CSA) which is a partnership between farmers and the local community, in which the responsibilities, risks and rewards of farming are shared.

Aidan Gillan owns and manages the farm and has long been involved in co-op farming. Aidan plays an integral role within the local farming community and is a champion of sustainable living.

He has created a wonderful shared space where people can come together, learn about cultivating and harvesting crops, socialise and contribute to the work done on the farm. This can be done in exchange for fresh produce, knowledge and good company.

In addition to a flourishing farm, last year Aidan organised and initiative called Save Our Planet Awards. These new awards are designed to recognize the contribution of local environmental heroes to their…

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