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Somerset Delights

We came back from 5 days in Somerset and even in March and cold winds, the blue sky and the shining sun made it a very pleasant experience. 897 more words


Vegan chocolate is much cheaper in bulk!

(Relatively speaking, that is.)

If you are a vegan/milk-avoider who enjoys chocolate you’ll know that it’s usually not cheap. It’s possible to buy 100g of plain Value/Basics chocolate for around 30p, but most of those contain milk (I’m told Morrisons sell a bar without milk listed in the ingredients) but when I tried a non-milky one several years ago I was not at all impressed with the taste.  416 more words

2015: A Landmark Year for Development and Fairtrade

On the 4th and 5th of July 2015, Bristol will host the International Fair Trade Towns Conference.

This two-day event will explore how Fair Trade works to protect the environment, works with farmers to adapt to the effects of climate change and supports sustainable food production.  436 more words


Student Switch Off, time for fun!

Last week was a great one for Student Switch Off here at DMU.

But first things first, what is it?

When I first arrived at my accommodation, New Wharf Hall, I noticed a big colourful poster on the board of our Kitchen. 436 more words

PNG Producer visit to Sacred Grounds HQ

It’s always a rewarding experience meeting one of our fine producers in the flesh. Last week the chairman of the Highland Organic Agriculture Cooperative (HOAC) in PNG, Daniel Kinne dropped in to Sacred Grounds for a meet and greet.  649 more words

Sacred Grounds Organic

Luke Ringland joins TTV Austin team as Social Media and Marketing Intern

After seven years in the professional workforce, things have come full circle. I’m an intern again.

Why am I here? My chosen career path had been underwhelming me. 449 more words




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