Our city feeds over 1.1 million residents every day. With such a dense population, our urban food system has a huge impact on the people and world around us. Food systems are complex and interconnected. The food system plays a role in the environment, health and the economy, and addressing priorities across the system is key to ensuring all Birmingham citizens thrive. Our city faces many challenges, but just as the food system can place a strain on people and the planet, creating a regenerative food system also has the potential to bring about many solutions and benefits.
Our city has committed to ‘Be Bold, Be Birmingham’ and is leading the way nationally with food system regeneration – to find out more, and to be part of the Birmingham Food Revolution, explore the sections below: