Connecting the inhabitants of a city with the producers and artisans of its region
The Food Assembly is an internet platform linking the inhabitants of a city with the producers and craftsmen located close to it. The objective is to promote local production by introducing a short distribution channel (without going through the large-scale distribution sector), and to enable urban residents to consume "better": fresh, local, "baskets" to retrieve each week. Born in France in 2009, the "Ruche qui dit Oui" has become "Food Assembly" in its European branches (Spain, Italy, Germany, Belgium, ...).
Developing the practice of "foraging", which consists of picking fruits and other edible plants in public places such as parks or roadside trees, freely accessible and yet often abandoned