Farmhouse Breakfast Week 23rd – 29th January 2011

I just wanted to let you know that the Farmhouse Breakfast week is between 23rd and 29th January 2011. The theme for Farmhouse Breakfast Week 2011 urges people to Shake Up Their Wake Up by eating a healthy balanced breakfast every day. Lots of breakfast events will be taking place between 23rd – 29th January … Read more Farmhouse Breakfast Week 23rd – 29th January 2011

Freedom Food Chicken Sales On The Up

I received an email yesterday on behalf of the RSPCA to thank me for writing about the Quash the Squash campaign last year (and BBQ Source, and People’s Choice!). They wanted to let me know that thanks to coverage like mine, and despite the recession, people are choosing to buy more RSPCA Freedom Food labelled … Read more Freedom Food Chicken Sales On The Up

Food & Education Rural e-Network

This February the FeRN organisation, the Food and Education Rural e-Network, was launched to provide a voice for women in the agri-food sector. FeRN is a new voluntary organisation which aims to offer a fresh viewpoint on the UK agri-food industry and will primarily run as a women’s e-organisation, to facilitate communication and debate between … Read more Food & Education Rural e-Network

WFU Conference 28th-30th March 2010

I just wanted to let all you UK women farmer’s out thereknow about the Women’s Food & Farming Conference for 2010 will be at Askham Bryan College between the 28th-30th March 2010. The theme for this year’s conference is Food for the Future. The speakers this year include: Will Cockbain – who will be speaking … Read more WFU Conference 28th-30th March 2010

National Dairy Week 22nd-28th February 2010

This week (22nd – 28th February 2010) is National Dairy Week, set up by The Dairy Council. On Wednesday 24th February, The Dairy Council will celebrate their 90th birthday, so happy birthday Dairy Council! The week was launched by the Countryfile presenter Julia Bradbury who poses as ‘the Dairy Fairy’ for the Smile For Dairy … Read more National Dairy Week 22nd-28th February 2010

Julia Bradbury Launches Smile For Dairy Campaign 21st February 2010

TV presenter Julia Bradbury launched the Smile For Dairy Campaign yesterday (21st February 2010) to get National Dairy Week celebrations under way. A smiling Julia, dressed as a fairy showed her love of dairy products as she posed with an enormous glass of milk. Julia Bradbury said: “Everyone knows I’m a country girl at heart … Read more Julia Bradbury Launches Smile For Dairy Campaign 21st February 2010