FarmingFriends Forum Switched Off For A Few Days

We just wanted to let you know that we have had to switch the forum off for a few days as it was getting hit by masses of spam in the background so we are looking at ways to combat this or make changes to the forum, so I will let you know when we … Read more

RSPCA Good Business Awards 2010

I received an email on behalf of the RSPCA about encouraging supermarkets to do more for animal welfare. For the second year running, the RSPCA Good Business Awards is open to the public through the People’s Choice Supermarket award which means that people can vote for the supermarket they think is doing the most for … Read more

BBC Looking For Family Members To Be On Hairy Bikers Show

I have just received an email from Ingrid, one of the Assistant Producers for the BBC in London and they are casting for a brand new Hairy Bikers cooking show. “Are you Britain’s best cooking family? If so, the Hairy Bikers want YOU to take part in a new TV contest.” They are looking for … Read more

Get Walking Day 23rd May 2010

Did you know that there is a a Get Walking Day will this year will be held on Sunday 23 May 2010. The Get Walking event aims to encourage people to take up walking as a way of exercising. Last years Get Walking Day was a great success with over 100 local Groups organising 150 … Read more

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

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