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Finding local, in season food where you live

It's March, which means a huge range of in season fruit and vegetables will

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Smart soup recipes to use up your leftovers

If you're really feeling the chill this January, you can beat the chill, use up your leftovers and great in...

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Recipe Finder

Welcome to the Greener Scotland Recipe finder. Search for new ways to use local, fresh, in season produce and eat more tasty and healthy meals.

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Food waste facts

We all throw more food away than we should. We buy more food than we need, then cook or prepare portions that we can’t finish.

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Types of food

By reducing our food waste, we could enjoy more of the food we buy and save up to £470 a year in the process.

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Farm produce box schemes

Buying produce direct from a farm means tasty, fresh produce. Boxes contain a selection of in season vegetables and sometimes it’s possible to add fruit and fresh eggs to an order.

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Mark Greenaway helps us to dish up Christmas with a Greener twist

Here at Greener Scotland, we’ve teamed up with Scottish celebrity chef Mark Greenaway to help people plan...

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Mark Greenaway's blackened mackerel with a salad of orange segments and beetroot pickled shallots

To have a healthy balanced diet we should be eating at least two portions of fresh fish a week including on...

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52 Ways to go Greener

The Scottish Government’s Greener Together campaign encourages everyone to ‘go greener together’ so t...

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