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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.

Workshop Summary: Agri-Tech Catalyst Networking Event, Thursday 28th August 2014, Glasgow

17 September 2014

The Agri-Tech Catalyst* With £70m of government funding, the Agri-Tech Catalyst, which has been set up by the Technology Strategy Board and the BBSRC, will help to ‘commercialise UK agricultural innovation’. There are currently no examples of fundin...

Trees: a Valuable Resource. Woodland Management and Biomass

17 September 2014

Wednesday 29th October, Elphin, nr Ullapool A practical day looking at trees: from planting and pruning to processing; how to manage existing woodland; opportunities for selling wood and wood fuel; what you need to know to commission a boiler; the R...

Local organic flour triumphs in the Den

10 September 2014

As the real bread movement gains momentum across the UK – according to the Flour Advisory Bureau there’s a staggering 12 million loaves of bread served each day in the UK – there is undoubtedly a place in the market for Scottish organic flour. Our d...

Show off your products this Organic September with organic prizes

27 August 2014

With Organic September looming, it’s the perfect time to show off your wares and appeal to customers old and new. We’re asking Scottish organic producers and businesses if they can spare some products this September for prizes to feature on our stan...
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