News and Updates
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Dumfries and Galloway’s regional food organisation DG Food and Drink is urging businesses involved in our region’s two most valuable industries to take part in a national food tourism survey, the results of which will help to inform the development of Scotland’s first...read more
Connect Local, Scotland’s leading local food specialist project, in collaboration with Fife Council – Economic Development, Perth & Kinross Council, Angus Council, Food From Fife and Fife Farmers’ Markets held a highly successful workshop in Dundee this week. The...read more
Nourish Scotland are pleased to announce that applications for their Making a Living from Local Food programme 2018 are now open. For the third year running, Nourish Scotland will be offering mentoring and peer-to-peer-support to 15-20 aspiring and recently...read more
Bowhouse, Fife’s new food and drink hub has welcomed an impressive 15,000 visits to its three food weekends this year and announced a programme of monthly spring food weekends. Bowhouse launched its first food weekend in July 2017 and ran subsequent events in...read more
Are you a small or medium sized food producer, processor or foodservice business? Do you want to learn more about managing cash flow? Do you want to develop market opportunities? Do you want to learn more about key trends? This FREE workshop could be for you! Connect...read more
Small and medium sized food and drink businesses in the West can access free support and advice at a series of workshops provided by the Scottish Government’s food and drink advisory service, Connect Local.read more