01.09 FOOD INFORMATION, LABELLING & LEARNING

Meat Free Monday Ltd

Description

Launched by Paul, Mary and Stella McCartney in 2009, Meat Free Monday encourages individuals to skip meat at least one day a week to improve their health and reduce their carbon footprint. It’s a meaningful change that everyone can make.

One day a week can make a world of difference.

Location

United Kingdom

British Association for Fair Trade Shops (BAFTS)

Description

The British Association for Fair Trade Shops and Suppliers (BAFTS) is an association of members in three membership categories who, although independent, unite in a core purpose which is to bring about fundamental changes in the status of developing world producers through Fair Trade retailing and campaigning. Fair Trade shops and suppliers promote social justice for the producers of the goods they sell. Our members work together to create an alternative model to conventional international trade; a model in which human rights are at the top of our agenda.

Location

Gateway World Shop,
Market Place,
Durham DH1 3NJ
United Kingdom

Lawrence Weston Community Farm

Description

Lawrence Weston Community Farm is a community-managed project that aims to improve the quality of life for local people and it's service-users.

The farm does this by working with members of the local community, and others, to provide a range of innovative and exciting, educational, social, environmental, economic and recreational activities. Read more »

Location

Saltmarsh Drive, Lawrence Weston,
Bristol BS11 0NJ
United Kingdom

Ground to Ground

Description

Ground to Ground supports expert advice, research, and general information on the reuse of coffee grounds for compost and gardening. What we offer is the most comprehensive information about used coffee grounds available today. Read more »

Location

Australia

Sacrewell Farm & Country Centre

Description

Whether you visit for the day or stay on our charming campsite, we guarantee you’ll find plenty to entertain the whole family whatever the weather!

Feed the friendly animals, hop on the bumpy tractor ride, or discover our Timeline Barn where you can try on some historic costumes, hunt for eggs in the hay and dig for buried treasure. Read more »

Location

Great North Road, Thornhaugh,
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE8 6HJ
United Kingdom

Irish Organic Farmers & Growers Association

Description

Irish Organic Farmers and Growers Association inspects and certifies the operations of organic farmers, growers, and processors in Ireland and Northern Ireland. IOFGA is approved by the Department of Agriculture and Food in Ireland and by the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs in the United Kingdom (organic certification UK7).

Location

Unit 16a, Inish Carrig, Golden Island,
Athlone, Westmeath
Ireland

Gleaning Network UK

Description

Gleaning Network UK, recently featured on BBC Radio 4's Food Programme and Al Jazeera, is an exciting new initiative to save the thousands of tonnes of fresh fruit and vegetables that are wasted on UK farms every year. Farmers across the country often have no choice but to leave tonnes of their crops unharvested and get ploughed back in the soil. These crops often cannot reach the market either because they fail to meet the retail strict cosmetic standards or because of overproduction. Read more »

Location

Feeding the 5000,
The Bootstrap Company, 18 Ashwin Street,
London E8 3DL
United Kingdom

Slow Food UK

Description

Slow Food is a global, grassroots movement with thousands of members around the world that links the pleasure of food with a commitment to community and the environment. It was founded in 1989 in Italy. Read more »

Location

4 Blenheim Crescent, Notting Hill,
London W11 1NN
United Kingdom
Syndicate content