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Ross market stall and shorter days Here at field fayre we are getting ready for the shorter days and our new market stall at the Ross market on Thursdays we are looking forward to meeting new people and trying something different at the Ross market. Ross has...

Everyone has heard reports from one source or another on the dangers of pesticide exposure. According to the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, a causative relationship has been established between low level pesticide exposure and Parkinson’s disease. Another study warns that fruit and vegetable today...

"Desertification is a fancy word for land that is turning to desert.” So begins Allan Savory in this quietly powerful talk. And it’s happening to about two-thirds of the world’s grasslands, accelerating climate change and causing traditional grazing societies to descend into social chaos. Savory has devoted his...

Once upon a time in this green and pleasant land food used to be as nature intended – honest, wholesome and full of taste. Where have those days gone? Yes, we may have perfectly round, uniformly sized, unblemished, very red-looking tomatoes, conveniently pre-packaged for us to...

ORGANIC & FAIRTRADE CERTIFICATION The websites below give lots of fantastic information on organic and fairtrade certification and what to look out for when you are shopping: www.organicfarmers.org.uk www.demeter.net www.fairtradefoundation.org REDUCING WASTE This website is run by a local family and absolutely packed full of ideas on how to reduce waste. www.myzerowaste.com Jeremy...