A Communal Loaf

SW corner of Peterborough St and Manchester St

A Communal Loaf is a project by Simon Gray to educate the local community about bread making.

LiVS Role:

Site access and landowner negotiations

Media:

A Communal Loaf - The Revolution Will Be Baked (Scoop)


About this project

A Communal Loaf started with a few small crops of wheat planted at the current Cultivate Chch site. The idea is to showcase the cycle of growing wheat, to a loaf of bread all from a locally grown source.

As the wheat has grown, an oven has been built as a community project at the Phillipstown Community Hub. The first firing of the oven and initial loaves were baked about 8 months after the first planting.

Simon aims to continue to collaborate with local groups as the project evolves. Stay tuned to the facebook page for upcoming events!

Project Location

SW corner of Peterborough St and Manchester St

Map of Project

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