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Organic Policy: Learning from Denmark

10 September 2013

Soil Association Scotland has produced a new case study , which provides fascinating insight into how Denmark has become a global leader in organic food and farming. The study also proposes how, with the right vision and support, Scotland could bene...

The Saltire Organic Meat Company Launches at Food for Life Scotland Event

10 September 2013

Denise Walton, of Peelham Farm and Sascha Grierson from Hugh Grierson organic were delighted to announce the formation of a new and innovative collaboration between their two organic farming and butchery businesses at a Food for Life Scotland Networ...

Trees: a valuable crop. Management and planting for livestock and arable production, Thursday 17th October, Falkland, Fife

04 September 2013

A practical day looking at the benefits of agroforestry: how to manage existing woodland for livestock; planting for optimum arable production; funding sources and an introduction to the Woodland Trust.

Farming With Trees: Three Dimensional Management for Multiple Outputs and Improved Livestock Production, Friday 18 October

02 September 2013

1.30 – 4.30 pm, Glensaugh Farm, Laurencekirk Including trees in the overall management of a farm can have many benefits, whether you produce crops or livestock. An integrated approach to farm woodland can provide multiple outputs when managed as a m...

As US court bans fake organic beauty label, Soil Association celebrates genuine products with Organic Beauty Weekend

02 September 2013

The Soil Association’s Organic Beauty Weekend launches on 6 -8 September 2013 to highlight and celebrate genuine organic health and beauty products as part of Organic September. Despite calls from the Soil Association, the UK’s health and beauty ind...

Volunteer Farmers Wanted for Next Farming for a Better Climate Programme

29 August 2013

The search is on for three volunteer farmers interested in saving energy and reducing costs.

Meat @ Whitmuir

27 August 2013

There aren’t many places where you can see the meat on the butcher’s table and follow it through to your supper – but at Whitmuir the Organic Place you can! The course runs for four Thursday evenings in October , from 6.30pm to 9pm: 3rd October – La...

Biochar: More than just a soil additive… EVENT POSTPONED

26 August 2013

This event has been postponed until later in the year. New details will be posted on this page shortly. If you wish to register interest for this event please call 0131 666 2474 or email cmcculloch@soilassociation.org

Soil Association launches Organic September – Small Changes, Big Difference

19 August 2013

The Soil Association is launching Organic September – Small Changes, Big Difference to show the huge difference consumers can make by switching one household item to organic. Running throughout September, the campaign will be the UK’s biggest celebr...

Join Soil Association Scotland to celebrate Organic September

14 August 2013

September is harvest time, and the best time to celebrate organic food and farming.
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