Presenting Plenty Preserves, Seasonal Food Days and Growers’ Survey

Plenty Preserves is an initiative between re-considered and Grow Bradford. In late summer 2015 we received a grant from WRAP (Waste Reduction Action Programme) to find creative solutions to surplus food from Bradford's St. James wholesale market. The project uses re-considered's experience of waste systems and Grow Bradford's experience of food systems to co-operate on designing an innovative product range of preserves from surplus food. Since Autumn 2015 we have been visiting the market at least once a week to talk with traders and see what food they are no longer able to use. We love going there and finding