Monthly Archive: March 2016

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Food Loop Game update

Michael Hallam from the Small Green Consultancy talks about the Food Loop Game and how food shoppers are encouraged to play with their food.  What better way to encourage more local spending, than to...

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Making food social

Last Saturday I was invited to run a local food stall at a ‘slow food Saturday’ event at Saint Thomas’s. Throughout the morning several groups of children and adults learnt how to make hot...

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The Fig Tree’s future

Bruce Crowther talks about The FIG Tree’s future following Lancaster’s floods in December 2015 The FIG Tree is an International Fair Trade Center that was set up in Garstang, the world’s first Fair Trade...

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Cockerham Boers’ story

Sharon from Cockerham Boers discusses how she ended up producing goat meat.  Way back in 2000, when Chris and I bought a field to grow our own food in, we had no idea  what...