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NFU Mutual’s Inspirational Young Person Award 2018

Entries and nominations are being sought for a new award that recognises the incredible talent and dedication being shown by Scotland’s young people within the food and drink sector. This brand-new award is designed to bring out the inspirational stories of young people aged between 16 and 26 who own, work or study within businesses in…
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May 31, 2018 0

NFU Mutual and Scotland Food & Drink encourage young people to enter new award

Entries and nominations are being sought for a new award that recognises the incredible talent and dedication being shown by Scotland’s young people within the food and drink sector. Last month, specialist food and drink insurer, NFU Mutual, joined forces with industry leadership organisation, Scotland Food & Drink, to create a brand-new award, designed to…
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May 8, 2018 0

Search is on for East Lothian super tasters

Food lovers in East Lothian can now put their taste buds to the ultimate test by becoming the first to try out new food and drink products before they hit the supermarket shelves. The Scottish Centre for Food Development and Innovation at Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh is looking for eager foodies to join the…
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August 19, 2016 0

March Organisation of the Month: Roots and Fruits

Roots and Fruits is a Tranent based social enterprise which aims to engage with local people and promote the benefits of healthy eating through access to education and affordable fresh produce. You can find them at a number of community venues throughout the week as detailed in this table. Additionally, the group offer to a…
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March 4, 2016 0

Get Fresh at Haddington Farmers’ Market on 30 January, 2016

The first spring blossoms might seem a long ways off in these grey days of January, so do yourself a favour and add some freshness to your plate for that extra boost of Vitamin D to see you through the winter months. Natural foods high in vitamin D include fish oils, fatty fish, mushrooms, beef…
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January 19, 2016 0