Wholesome Food Association

Yes we know that we produce wholesome food at Good Local Food Ltd so it was obviously sensible to join the Wholesome Food Association where other like minded people gather. The group states that: The Wholesome Food Association local symbol scheme is a low-cost,...

Have you put the brussels on to cook yet?

boiled to death brussels There’s no need to have the traditional boiled to death brussels as cooked over many generations. There are many recipes here that you can use – quick, easy and decidedly better than the traditional well cooked British sprout recipe presented...

The wild life this weekend

The blackbird fledglings that hatched last week are still with us despite the wintry weather. And the parents are foraging flat out to keep them fed. Another pair of blackbirds has nested in the shed that is being renovated. Luckily the nest is well away from the area...

Much ado indoors and outdoors on the fields

Is it dry enough to put the parsnips in? After some discussion on the patch designated for parsnips and use of a rake, Sean and Ian decided to get on with the job. The next job on the list was to get more broad beans planted out direct into the soil and covered to...

The stall at the Hexham Spring Fair

Go Local Food had a stall at the Hexham Spring Fair to remind everyone that we are still in operation and that new members are welcome. A sort of advertising exercise then. On Friday Ian was busily finding plants that could be used to see how many the public could...