July 2, 2019

Ethical Dairy Sells Out

The Ethical Dairy has announced they have sold out of cheese for three months following higher than expected demand for their range of unpasteurised farmhouse cheeses, made with milk from their pioneering cow with calf organic dairy farm. The company, based in south west Scotland, and a sister company of long established ice cream business…

June 24, 2019

Convergence Review

Letter from Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing to Secretary of State Michael Gove about convergence allocations. Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing has written to Secretary of State Michael Gove regarding the Scottish Government’s ongoing “disappointment” that Lord Bew’s Review is not being given access to all the relevant information to enable it to produce a…

June 21, 2019

An Appetite for Education

A food education programme designed to teach children and young people about Scotland’s food industry has been launched by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. The Good Food Futures programme, backed by £1 million of investment, aims to give children a greater understanding of where food comes from and the many career opportunities available in the industry.…