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Balfron’s huge appetite for local food

Balfron’s huge appetite for local food

The launch of a new online farmers’ market in West Stirlingshire, Balfron NeighbourFood, attracted more than 150 locals to Balfron High on Monday night.

North-east businesses boosted by bumper food festival

North-east businesses boosted by bumper food festival

The corridors and courtyards of Cults Academy were reverberating to rather different sights and sounds on Sunday 15th September, as thousands of people descended on the venue for the Deeside Local Food Festival’s fifth outing.

Food and Drink Supplier Ready Workshop with Connect Local

Calling all Food and Drink Suppliers! Are you trying to grow your sales in your region or across Scotland? Are you aiming to showcase your products at upcoming regional trade events to attract wholesales and medium to large buyers? Want to ensure you make the most of...

Scotland’s Native Oyster Season Opens at Stranraer Oyster Festival

Scotland’s Native Oyster Season Opens at Stranraer Oyster Festival

Scotland’s native oyster season opened yesterday, Sunday 1st September 2019, with the landing of the first Loch Ryan oysters of the season. Famously native oysters can only be harvested in months with an ‘R’ in them, avoiding the summer breeding season.