RSPCA BBQ Source Campaign

This Summer the RSPCA launched the BBQ Source campaign, which focused on making people aware of issues surrounding animal welfare, especially when shopping for meat for the barbecue. The campaign offers help and advice to welfare-conscious consumers who don’t want to forget the ‘source’ of their meat when cooking on the BBQ. As part of … Read more RSPCA BBQ Source Campaign

Are Hen Eggs Safe To Eat If Hen Drinks Water With Duck Droppings In It?

I was recently asked if hen eggs are safe to eat if the hen drinks water that the pet ducks have got their droppings in. Hi, I have 2 ducks and 1 chicken. The ducks are extremely messy & poop every where. My hen lays eggs & we have been taking them from her but … Read more Are Hen Eggs Safe To Eat If Hen Drinks Water With Duck Droppings In It?

What To Do With Beetroot

If you have a glut of beetroot and don’t know what to do with it then here are a few suggestions: Boiled beetroot. Roast beetroot. Pickled Beetroot. Jellied Beetroot. Grated raw beetroot in a salad. Make beetroot hummus. Beetroot soup. Caramelised beetroot. Beetroot juice. Beetroot chutney. Thinly sliced beetroot fried to make beetroot crisps. Let … Read more What To Do With Beetroot

Jamie Oliver Saves Our Bacon

I didn’t manage to catch Jamie Oliver’s Save Our Bacon programme last night but my husband said it was well presented and the whole process and argument was well put forward. We hope that this programme will help the sale of British pork products just like Jamie and Hugh’s programmes helped the chicken industry. I have just … Read more Jamie Oliver Saves Our Bacon