Smallholder & Garden Festival By The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society May 2010

I have just found out that the Smallholder and Garden Festival held by The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society will be held on the 15th & 16th May 2010 at Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3SY. It sounds like it’s an ideal event for all those dreaming of the good life. “The event … Read more

LAMMA 2010

LAMMA 2010 is the 29th Annual Exhibition of the Lincolnshire Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers Association. The event will be held at the Newark showground on 20th & 21st January 2010. There will be over 500 trade stands showing products and services from companies from all over the world. There will be a wide range of productson … Read more

National Steak Week In UK

National Steak Week will run from October 12th to October 18th and will basically try to encourage everyone to eat more steak. The British restaurant Beefeater is celebrating it’s 35th birthday this October and to celebrate 35 years of chargrilling they are launching National Steak Week so that the nation can indulge in their love … Read more

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

British Cheese Week – 26th September – 4th October 2009

I have just heard that it is British Cheese Week next week, from Saturday 26th September til 4th October 2009. The week involves a nationwide campaign to promote British cheese with the Great British Cheese Festival and the British Cheese Awards Dinner taking place in Cardiff. Events will be taking place across the country. Support … Read more

RSPCA Campaign – Quash The Squash

I received an email on behalf of the RSPCA about raising awareness of an urgent campaign to protect the welfare of UK meat chickens. Right now, the government is considering new EU legislation that may increase the number of chickens allowed in rearing sheds. Even at current minimum standards, each bird is given less space than … Read more