Food Production within the new ‘Living Building Challenge’ design and assessment system

Leeds Beckett is leading an initiative to develop a local overlay for LBC. We’re currently running workshops to work out how to translate this ‘deep green/holistic’ US development accreditation system for UK use. (Google and Sky are currently building high profile projects in Britain to LBC criteria).

LBC at a glance (slides from Martin Brown of Fairsnape – see below): LBC Overview

And the Place petal – which features food production, starting P17. place-petal-handbook-3.0

How can we progress this within the UK? What should be the land area requirements over here?

The UK Living Building Challenge Collaborative Report

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