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We can grow food anywhere

The Social Issue

WHAT IS FOOD INSECURITY?


“A situation that exists when people lack secure access to sufficient amounts of safe and nutritious food for normal growth and development and an active and health life”

Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations


QUICK FACTS

- More than 4 million Australians (18%) have experienced food insecurity in the last 12 months Up from 3.6 million Australians (15%) in 2017.
- Of these, 3 in 4 (76%) experience very low food security. - Children represent 22% of all food insecure Australians.
- Only 36% of charities meet the full needs of the people the assist down from 37% in 2017.

REFERENCES
Food Bank Hunger Report 2018


THE CHALLENGE

Food shortages for those in need. Charities unable to meet demand.

OUR SOLUTION

Convert
Under-utilised spaces into urban farms to grow food for those in need.

Grow
Food anywhere by using a variety of growing methods and locations.

Produce
Food to narrow the gap of food insecurity experienced by charities across Queensland and Australia.

Donate
Produce freely to local charities and food security agencies.

Partner
With business and community groups to deliver outcomes.

Build
Community through volunteer and training programs around each of our sites.

Employ
The long term unemployed under our qualified farmers to create vehicle to free people from the cycle of poverty.

Defer
The effects of the changes in climate through sustainable and regenerative practices where possible, including carbon sequestration.

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