eat local, grow local
Have you visited Rosie Lea Tea Shop in Brockenhurst this summer? I went once with my children for a cake and hot chocolate, and once with my husband for lunch. Their cakes are absolutely delicious! Difficult to choose just one!
Also, if you have been down to Keyhaven and Milford recently, you may have spotted some black sheep in the fields. Either up Lymore Lane, or down by the 'crabbing bridge.' These are the sheep of Simeon Morgan Farming.
So, what do Rosie Lea Tea Shop and…Continue
Added by SarahF on August 31, 2012 at 18:00 — No Comments
On the Saturday 24th September, there is an apple day at Minstead Studay Centre, as part of the New Forest Festival.
Sunnyfields Organic Farm is providing us with a demo food kitchen, and we would like to invite about 5 people to do a 40-45’ food demo with a local or…Continue
The last government bancrupted the country by rewarding the incompetance of city gamblers, this government's answer is to balance the books by stealing and sellling off the last few remaining assets that public have access to. The latest slash and burn govern - mental idea is to sell off the UK's forests
Perhaps we should start a charity -…Continue
Added by Tony Bishop-Weston on October 26, 2010 at 12:51 — No Comments
Does anyone grow watermelons in the New Forest? You may have seen this story in the Telegraph.
Added by Yvonne Bishop-Weston Nutrition on October 16, 2010 at 0:30 — No Comments
Urgently needed - New Forest Food producers.
Added by Tony Bishop-Weston on October 6, 2010 at 14:00 — No Comments
Daily Mail says Beef is Good for the Planet
OK back to food, this week hazelnuts. We are still picking blackberries that are starting to recover and get a second wind after the long dry spell earlier, but it was a Hazelnut that almost hit me and landed at my feet that reminded me
Can you help us?
We want to map all the local food producers/outlets/places in the New Forest. This might be someone who just sells the extra eggs and honey at their front gate, a farm shop, a jam producer, or even - if you know of any - a fruit tree, where the fruit /nuts/quinces/crab apples, just go to waste every year - on common land?
It would also be great to map some local resources: any experts out there, who we can call upon for advice? Any land that you…Continue
Have you being trying to buy local food? Reasonably priced and of good quality?
Having problems accessing land to grow your own food?
We are hoping to raise some of the issues of buying and growing local food and also start to find solutions to those issues.
On Thursday 30th September, with the backing of the NPA, District Council and a few other local names,…Continue
Added by SarahF on July 6, 2010 at 18:00 — No Comments