organic pantry pic.jpg

Catering Mark and Organic Pantry Open Day - FULLY BOOKED

Fully booked

SORRY - now fully booked.

Keep an eye out for other events in the future ...

Thanks for your interest.


Wednesday 28th September 2016

with the Organic Pantry and the Soil Association Food for Life Catering Mark


Special guest: Anne Burns, Head of Education Catering at Oldham Council
Gold Food for Life Catering Mark award holder for 87 primary and special schools.

The Organic Pantry’s open farm day gives you the chance to:

  • learn more about organic food and farming.
  • hear from other caterers about how they have achieved the Silver and Gold Catering Mark.

The Watson family has been farming organically since 1999 and Freddie Watson a 5th generation farmer would love to welcome you to visit their farm and learn more about the benefits of the food they produce.


Introductions and welcome from Catering Mark representatives and The Organic Pantry.

Catering Mark update and the benefits of buying organic.

Oldham Caterers - hear about how they achieved Gold in all their primary schools. A look at how they overcame challenges and the benefits.  

Questions and open floor discussion about the Catering Mark, sourcing organic and idea sharing.

Organic Pantry introduction and Farm tour.

AOB and depart (by 4pm).

To book your FREE place

To book your FREE place please contact us at

Finding the farm

St Helens Farm
Newton Kyme, Tadcaster
North Yorkshire, LS24 9LY