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Slow Food Youth Network Scotland

I recently went along to one of the first meetings of the newly established Slow Food Youth Network in Scotland. Slow Food has been on my radar for a while, but with the exciting development of the SFYN, I finally managed to go along to find out more. 457 more words


The first farm of its kind in Scotland

Posted here by Peter Crosskey on Sunday, April 19, 2015

Whitmuir Community Farm, a few miles south of the Scottish capital Edinburgh is selling itself to the local community. 500 more words


Eating Insects Isn't as Eco-Friendly As People Say

Crickets are often trumpeted as the future of food, an edible, eco-friendly solution to a some-day protein shortage that livestock just can’t fix. Even the United Nations… 552 more words

'America's Shrinking Farms' Is The Sustainable Food Film Everyone Should Watch Right Now

A new short film by Collectively called America’s Shrinking Farms focuses on the latest ideas in food sustainability. We’re talking beautiful and innovative vertical farms, cricket flour that makes protein-rich cookies and more. 22 more words


Growing Market Share

Transylvania Farmer’s Market opened for the season today under sunny skies and warm temperatures.  Everybody seemed to be smiling.  There are new vendors tempting our taste buds, picnic tables, sculpture bike rack and the very popular beard contest!  16 more words


Great article exploring food sovereignty in Scotland and new organisation Common Good Food by Mags Hall – 14th April, 2015.

 Food Sovereignty was first proposed by the international peasants’ movement  1,749 more words


Fife Diet - Chronology

Useful resources and interesting history of the Fife Diet here.