Fearnley-Whittingstall's Landshare scheme shuts

Food campaigner Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, who founded the Landshare website in 2009 to help people without gardens or allotments borrow spare plots to grow fruit and vegetables, has closed down the scheme, highlighting the shift in fashion from grow your own to new "foodie" campaigns.

by Matthew Appleby
Landshare: helped people to borrow spare plots of land
Landshare: helped people to borrow spare plots of land

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: hwsupport@haymarket.com

Call: 020 8267 8121

Register
FREE

  • 14 days limited access to subscriber-only content

Register

Subscribe
From £275/pa

  • Full access to horticultureweek.com
  • Monthly print issue for 12 months
  • Keep track of competitors, market trends, and policy changes with sector specific email bulletins
  • Live email alerts from the pest and disease tracker 
  • New project leads and business prospects every week through the landscape leads service
  • Bespoke multi-user packages available

Choose a Package