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Tacon appointed as new supermarket adjudicator

Former Co-operative farms managing director Christine Tacon has been appointed by the government to head the first Groceries Code Adjudicator. The ...


16 January 2013 | News,Organic,Property News
Global organic land area expands threefold

Despite a slight decline between 2009 and 2010, since 1999 the global land area farmed organically has expanded more than threefold to 37 million hect...


16 January 2013 | News,Organic,Poultry
Organic eggs 'still declining'

Recent statistics indicate that demand for organic eggs is still declining. Figures compiled by Kantar Worldpanel for the 52 week period up to Oct...


4 January 2013 | Finance,News,Organic,Poultry
What does 2013 hold for free range producers?

Britain's biggest free range egg producer has warned that the free range egg sector needs to keep control of bird numbers to prevent supplies of eggs ...


4 January 2013 | News,Organic,Poultry
Eggs could improve health of unborn babies

Mothers could improve the health of their unborn babies by eating eggs during pregnancy, according to new scientific research. A research team in t...


18 December 2012 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Organic
UK dependent on imported soya 'until we have GM'

Last Friday UK May futures closed at £227.50, Monday £225.70, Tuesday £224, Wednesday £223, Thursday £217.75. Wow! A £10/t drop over the week! That is...


10 December 2012 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Organic
Paterson backs UK GM crops

Environment Secretary Owen Paterson has given his support to genetically modified (GM) food production in the UK. Paterson said GM crops, which ar...


Supermarket adjudicator granted powers to fine retailers

Powers to fine retailers who unfairly treat their suppliers will be given to the new supermarket adjudicator, the government announced today. The ...


30 November 2012 | News,Organic,Produce,Supermarkets
Ugly veg rule change means more produce on sale

Over three hundred thousand tonnes of British produce, enough to fill 2,500 Boeing 747-400 freight planes, is estimated to have reached supermarket sh...


EU identifies 'serious defects' in French GM rat study

The European Union's food safety watchdog has identified 'serious defects' in the research undertaken by French scientists who said rats fed on a GM d...


26 November 2012 | News,Organic,Pigs,Produce,Supermarkets
Bacon launches with double award success

A brand new Cornish bacon is launched this week having secured two food industry awards. The ‘Cornish Sweetheart’ streaky bacon, developed by the K...


21 November 2012 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News,Organic
Unions take CAP fight to European Parliament

Farming groups are stepping up their fight to ensure the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) allows farmers to compete on a level playing field across th...


15 November 2012 | Finance,News,Organic,Produce,Renewables
Sustainable farming experts call for change

Bold changes are needed to the way food is produced is we are able to continue feeding the world, according to experts at LEAF (Linking Environment an...


12 November 2012 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Organic,Produce
EU approval of Roundup 'based on bad science' says study

The EU approval of glyphosate, the main ingredient of the herbicide Roundup, is based on bad science, according to a new peer-reviewed study. The s...


30 October 2012 | News,Organic,Renewables
Sustainable palm oil to be used by 2015

By the end of 2015 all palm oil used in central Government food and catering services will come from environmentally friendly sources, Environment Min...



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17 January 2015
Senior Waiting Staff (Richmond Arms)
Our approach to food and drink is a reflection of our obsession for perfection, offering our own organic meats, dairy and ale...

12 January 2015
Farmworker
A General Farm Worker is required to work on a progressive organic dairy farm near Crewkerne. The position is full-time, with...

10 January 2015
Butchery Manager
Our client has two shops based in Twickenham and on our farm near Overton, North Hampshire that sells produce from our organi...

16 January 2015
Assistant Dairy Herdsperson
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11 January 2015
Commis Chef
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