Witnessing our farmers struggling with extreme weather, higher input costs, lower subsidy payments, and pressure from the supermarkets it was clear that we needed to do more to help.
Seeing the farmers take part in the Proud to Farm supermarket blockades the very next month confirmed to us that this was the right time to do what we can to help.
At VegFest London we launching the project and fundraiser with a talk, panel discussion and stall across the two day event.
Pink Wellies Rally at Westminster
We displayed 133 pairs of pink wellies at Westminster Square to represent the number of agricultural workers that took their own life during the most recent year of data. We did this to raise public awareness of the crisis facing farmers and the impact this their lives and the lives of those around them.
Oxford Farming Conferences