“Mike made up this recipe, which is delicious. Pare down the fancy bits and you have a basic Shepherd’s Pie! Variations on a theme.”
Recipe: Butter Bean Spread – lunch
“We eat it spread on brown rolls or chunky bread with all kinds of bits & pieces on top “
Protecting the Pollinators
“Insects fulfil a range of vital roles in the ecosystem, including pollination, pest control, and decomposition.”
Success of Scottish Salmon
Scottish Salmon is the UK’s biggest food export.
How to apply for funding to set up a Community Fridge
Organisations in Orkney could receive funding and support for the setting up of a Community Fridge.
Keep Moving This Christmas
get moving and burn off some extra calories this Christmas with some health tips from Heart Research UK
Rhoda Grant MSP: The Right to Food #HumanRightsDay
“My bill will enshrine a right to food in law, placing responsibility on the Scottish Government to make this a reality”
Orkney’s First Community Fridge
Greener Orkney has been awarded a grant of £4,000 toward the initial setup costs.
Healthy Eating by Adding Hempseed to Your Diet
Hemp, which used to be widely grown in Scotland, is a rich source of protein, dietary fibre, healthy fats and micronutrient minerals such as magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, calcium and zinc.
Food, Poverty & Farming
“People need access to fresh, affordable, healthy foods. But if you have no income, that’s impossible, so there’s a little bit more work to do.”Denise Bentley, First Love Foundation