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Food and Drink Fortnight

Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight is on between 3rd to 18th September. The nationwide event supports and ...

Non-green recycling

We’re taking a slight de-tour to give our support to Organ Donation Week from our friends at Healthier...

Scotland2030

What will a greener life in 2030 Scotland look like? Scotland 2030 is a series of interactive videos that follow a typical day of a Scottish family.

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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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How to stop wasting food

There are lots of simple things we can do to cut down on wasted food and drink. Take the tour or choose where to start.

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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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In season food calendar

Our at-a-glance in season food calendar is a great way to see what’s tasty and in season in Scotland month by month.

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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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Local in season food

Scotland boasts a wealth of tasty food from fruit and vegetables to meat, fish and diary. Knowing where our food is from means we can source quality ingredients locally and make the most of Scotland’s abundant natural resources.

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Choosing to eat greener

We can all do our bit to help make Scotland a cleaner and greener place to live. And eating greener is a great place to begin.

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Edinburgh Farmers’ Market

We love spring! This bright and uplifting season gives us longer days, warmer weather and blooming trees, n...

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How shopping at Farmers’ Markets can make your mealtimes happier

Supermarket shopping can at times be bamboozling. Trying to figure out where products have originated from ...

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Happier mealtimes with Scotch Beef

There are lots of great reasons to celebrate Scotch Beef as part of the ‘Happier Mealtimes’ campaign.

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Think Local!

Think Local aims to be a one-stop shop for local food an...

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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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Scottish Food & Drink fortnight - 16 days of the very best of Scottish food and drink!

Sophie Fraser, Communications & Marketing Manager at Scotland Food and Drink, talks about Scottish ...

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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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Eating in Season with Stoat's porridge

We had a busy day in the Stoats Kitchen with the challenge to creat...

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