The Granaries and Biskuttin, Floriana
Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 October
10am to 5pm
Friends of the Earth Malta and Eco Market Malta have joined forces and are organising 2-day market and celebration focusing on everything good for people and planet.
The event includes a market-place with several approved and vetted vendors with a variety of every-day products, such as sustainable housewares, ethical fashion, non-toxic personal care products, arts and crafts. The October edition of the Eco Market will be however putting the spotlight on the thousands of local farmers who work hard every single day to produce wonderful, healthy, refreshing food for our plates. Expect to find therefore stalls with local fresh organic produce, natural food and snacks as well as food trucks with the most genuine and mouthwatering food. This two day event will also host Info Booths, awareness talks and educative workshops all linked to good food, sustainable living and positive agricultural practices.
There will be live music, entertainment, and fun activities for kids and adults. Everything is aimed towards raising awareness and safeguarding our precious environment.
On Sunday the event will be integrated with the Floriana’s annual event ‘Genna ta’ Gonna’ (Garden of Gardens). More details will be out in the coming days.
The event will take place in two different locations within a very short walking distance between each other:-
Market place with stalls and food – The Granaries
Info Booths – ‘Biskuttin’ (opposite Phoenicia Hotel)
WHY GOOD FOOD & GOOD FARMING?
Friends of the Earth Malta with our partners all over Europe, invite people to raise their voices to ensure that policies support farmers, the environment and climate-friendly agriculture that is tied into local economies over global food chains. We need to safeguard our rural areas and the people working the land and protecting our landscape. There are many great farmers locally producing healthy, sustainable produce All across Europe citizens are standing up for Good Food & Good Farming!
🌱 This event is supported by the Floriana Local Council as part of Ġenna ta’ Ġonna
🌱 The action is co-financed through the ACT4CAP project.
🇪🇺️ co-financed by the European Union.
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