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The Declaration of Dunbar
We are working towards a sustainable Scotland in which, in every region we produce more of what we eat and eat more of what we produce.
We believe a more localised food system would be better for the environment, health, community and economy of our country. We are building a movement to create a food system that is:
These steps are essential in order to ensure a fairer more equitable food system appropriate for a low carbon economy.
Monday's morning call this week asked if shoppers would pay more for Scottish produce, with both dairy farmers and potato farmers having a very hard time just now. The conversation was along the lines of 'can people afford to do anything except…Continue
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Portobello Market is back after a nice long Christmas break. All our regulars are raring to go together with quite a number of new faces. Check out the website for a…Continue
60 marine scientists have signed an open letter to UK fisheries minister George Eustice urging him to support a European ban on bottom trawling in deep sea water (below 600m). MPs Richard Benyon and Ben Bradshaw support the ban, which they say…Continue
Ghergich and Co have produced a lovely infographic with images of e.g. how to make sure you don't waste food in your fridge. Here's the link: …Continue
We are seeking two skilled and motivated seasonal workers to work full-time (39hrs/wk) in all areas of farm activity for the 2015 growing season, early April – mid October. On-farm…Continue