Pig Business Documentary by Tracy Worcester

Went to see Pig Business film by Tracy Worcester last Tuesday at York City Screen. The screening was organised in conjunction with Slow Food North Yorkshire who are a group passionate about food and locally sourced and ethically produced food. Tracy Worcester is a passionate campaigner for animal welfare and she is against industrialised farming … Read more Pig Business Documentary by Tracy Worcester

Book Review – Chickens, Mules And Two Old Fools By Victoria Twead

I recently bought myself the book Chickens, Mules and Two Old Fools by Victoria Twead after I came across Victoria on twitter and had exchanged a few communications relating to Spain where Victoria now resides and where the book is set. I love reading and this book is a perfect gift for a book worm, … Read more Book Review – Chickens, Mules And Two Old Fools By Victoria Twead

The Foodies Books By Joanne Roach

As a former teacher and now a farmer’s wife and farmer/smallholder myself, I love books that are fun but still manage to educate children about food, animals or farming. I was delighted to come across The Foodies set of books written by Joanne Roach. “The Foodies Books are a series of 12 illustrated stories for … Read more The Foodies Books By Joanne Roach

Organic Places To Stay UK And Ireland – A Book By Linda Moss

Do you farm organic, garden organic, eat organic or just believe in the principles of organic? If so then have you thought of holidaying organic? I was recently introduced to the work of Linda Moss by my good farmingfriend Helene over at Countryside Connection. Linda has written a book about organic places to stay in … Read more Organic Places To Stay UK And Ireland – A Book By Linda Moss

Pork & Apple Sausages From The Blue Pig Company

Preparation Cooked in roasting tin for 30 minutes in a hot aga with a little water in the bottom of the tin. Served with mashed potatoes, peas and onion gravy. Verdict No fat came out when cooked. The hint of apple flavour made the sausages tasty. Addition of apple to sausages provided a sweet flavour. … Read more Pork & Apple Sausages From The Blue Pig Company