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Welcome to Custom Food Lab.

Custom Food Lab was created on the premise that food is a basic building block of culture and stability. We are involved in work around food security and food cultures, we campaign for more localised and sustainable approaches to food production and actively seek out creative strategies for supporting better ways of eating and caring for ourselves and the planet.

“We must occupy the food system to create food democracy” Dr Vandana Shiva

We make food.

We make work about food.

We grow food.

We write about food.


latest news and events

3rd December 2020 – YULE TIDE LOCAVORE GROWING BOX

Our festive YULETIDE Locavore Growing Box is now available to pre-order. Deliveries will begin from 15th December, numbers are limited so get your order in now! As always, for every box sold, we will donate one to a Folkestone family. We’ve made a special box with extra activities for the festive season, including: A limited ...

18th November 2020 – Introducing The Locavore Growing Box!

Lockdown is hard and the fact that it’s November really doesn’t help, so we decided to push ahead with an idea we’ve had ruminating for a while – the Locavore Growing Box. The Box encompasses the whole food growing cycle, with seeds to nurture on a window sill, compost, information about seasonal wild-growing food (including ...

COVID 19 UPDATE

COVID 19 Statement about the Custom Food Lab Art and Research Programme Due to COVID 19, Custom has not been able to hold any events or make public-facing work as part of its arts and research programme during 2020. We have, however, been grateful recipients of an Emergency Grant from Arts Council England meaning we ...

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THE LOCAVORE GROWING BOX


NOW AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER: THE YULETIDE LOCAVORE GROWING BOX
£15
Deliveries will begin from 15th December for our extra special festive edition of the Locavore Growing Box with loads to do over the winter period, numbers are limited so get your order in now! As always, for every box sold, we will donate one to a Folkestone family.
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