Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Exploring Galloway’s heritage fruit

Exploring Galloway’s heritage fruit and nut varieties

This week saw the launch of the ‘Love our Fruit and Nuts’ project which will see South West Community Woodlands Trust working with a...
GOOD FOOD NATION

NFU Scotland Puts Farmers And Crofters At Centre Of Vision For A Good Food...

NFU Scotland has submitted a response to the Scottish Government’s Good Food Nation consultation, setting out its vision for a Scotland which values Scottish...
crafty distillery tour Newton stewart

Passion For The Region Flows At The Crafty Distillery

Nestled on the edge of Newton Stewart in Dumfries and Galloway, the Crafty Distillery's modern grain to glass distillery doesn't just pump out gallons...
Real Galloway Beef Aldi  

Real Galloway Beef now available in Aldi  

The first burger to be made from quality assured Real Galloway Beef launched in Aldi stores across Scotland this weekend.  The Galloway Cattle Society...
FOOD PRODUCERS HIGHLIGHTED

Oyster Festival And Dumfries & Galloway Food Producers Highlighted In Tourism Debate

Emma Harper MSP used her speech in a Parliamentary debate marking Scottish Tourism Week to promote some of Dumfries & Galloway's best food and drink...
Junk Food Advertising

Public Asked for Views 9pm Watershed For Junk Food Advertising

The UK government is consulting on proposals to introduce a 9pm watershed on TV and online adverts for food and drink that is high...
CHEESE EASTER EGG SAINSBURY's

Happy ‘Cheester’ As £5 Easter Egg made Entirly from Cheese Goes on Sale in...

Sainsbury’s customers can get their hands on the world’s first spreadable ‘Cheester’ egg from 10th April in stores nationwide, including their store at Newton...
WALLACE HALL STUDENTS STUDY LAMB

Wallace Hall Students Study Lamb From Field To Plate

Students from Wallace Hall Academy in Thornhill have recently been learning all about the journey of Lamb from farm to plate. Local Master Butcher Jim...
Food Drink Strategy Launched

Food and Drink Strategy Launched For Dumfries and Galloway

Dumfries and Galloway Council has launched the first food and drink strategy for the region with a focus on supporting collaboration, innovation, job creation...
First Rum Distillery Dumfries Galloway

First Rum Distillery in Dumfries & Galloway Starts Production

Spirit is now flowing at the first rum distillery in Dumfries & Galloway, after a year of building work. Ninefold Distillery, housed in a...