Interested in making 2016 the year you grow your own veg? Take a look at this wee infographic from Compost Direct – click the image below, and zoom to see the whole thing in detail:
What's happening in Edinburgh and around the world in sustainable food? This is the place to find out.
Students and academics from the UK’s only Masters course in Gastronomy launched a short film this week in an attempt to claim back the term ‘gastronomy’. The three and a half minute film, which also describes the content of the MSc Gastronomy course at Edinburgh’s Queen Margaret University, challenges the popular understanding of the term […]
Earlier this year primary school children from across Edinburgh submitted their entries for the Green Pencil Award 2015, on the theme of ‘Food for Thought – Scotland’s food and drink’. You can take a look at some of the wonderful shortlisted entries in the published competition brochure, see photos from the results announcement ceremony or read about the overall […]
TCV (The Conservation Volunteers) are running a free one-day course, ‘Introduction to Fundraising’, on 14 January 2016 in Edinburgh. This course aims to help you turn your community development ideas into effective funding applications. It will introduce beginners to the basics of fundraising and help those who are more experienced with further advice, support and […]
Support for establishing community orchards … The Commonwealth Orchard has been given support by Coffee Conscience, a fairtrade coffee supplier, to develop around 20 community orchards across Scotland. If you know of a suitable site, or if your community group is interested in developing an Orchard, contact John Hancox, director of the Commonwealth Orchard. The […]