Scotland news archive

Organic September in Scotland

20 October 2014

September has been a very busy month for the Soil Association Scotland. It’s the month that we celebrate all things organic and encourage the public to “make a small change” to their shopping habits make “a big difference” to food, farming, wildlife...

Trees: a Valuable Resource. Woodland Management and Biomass

16 October 2014

Wednesday 26th November, Newton Stewart

Soil Association annual conference highlights the growing evidence of chilling impacts of neonicotinoids

10 October 2014

The Soil Association’s annual conference established the case for continuing the ban on neonicotinoids. Professor Dave Goulson of the University of Sussex discussed the mounting evidence of how bees and other wildlife are being quietly poisoned by t...

Introducing Food for Life Scotland's New Website

07 October 2014

As part of Food for Life Scotland's exciting education and engagement work, our brand new and first ever dedicated website is an exciting new resource for schools and communities, where you can share your good food stories, read, share and comment o...

Becoming A Good Food Nation: Have Your Say

02 October 2014

As the Scottish Government launches the next phase of the national food and drink policy, Soil Association Scotland welcomes the opportunity to comment on the vision, aspirations and proposed priorities and plans set in the ‘ Becoming a Good Food Na...

Nourish 2014 Conference: How can we play our part to make food fair for all?

30 September 2014

Join Nourish Scotland on October 16th and 17th for Our Common Wealth of Food at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.

Gold Food for Life in Fife - Report published

30 September 2014

A case study report has now been published on the Fife School Food Project, a collaboration between Fife Council , the Fife Diet and Soil Association Scotland's Food for Life Scotland team.

Soil Association Scotland supporting Eat Drink Discover Scotland

24 September 2014

We love a food festival at Soil Association Scotland, particularly one which aims to celebrate Scottish food! So we were delighted to attend Eat Drink Discover Scotland last weekend for its first outing in Edinburgh. We hosted three licensees at our...

Soil Association Scotland has moved

22 September 2014

Our new address is: Soil Association Scotland, 3rd Floor, Osborne House, Osborne Terrace, Edinburgh EH12 5HG. Telephone numbers remain the same.

Food for Life Scotland Education Team at Eat, Drink, Discover Scotland

19 September 2014

The Food for Life Scotland education team attended Eat, Drink, Discover Scotland on Friday 12 th and Saturday 13 th of September.
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