March 28th 2020
Given the current situation, an alliance of major fruit and vegetable growers - HOPS, Fruitful and Concordia (as well as separate calls from numerous other growers) have launched a major recruitment drive.
This is to ensure the UK’s farms can keep up with picking and packing to help Feed the Nation.
For more information: https://www.concordiavolunteers.org.uk/feed-the-nation
Jack Ward, CEO of the British Growers Association (BGA) said "[it presented] a great opportunity for anyone wanting to get involved in making sure the nation's fruit and vegetable crops get to our consumers."