Sparrowhawk on patrol

Sparrow Hawk on patrol A sparrowhawk was spotted working the Go Local Food fields last week. Thought to be hunting swallows! The fat pigeons have been watching the fields with sharp eyes hoping that the netting will be blown off the brassicas to allow them to have a...

Roasted salt and vinegar crushed new potatoes

A delicious take on the lip-smacking crisp/chip flavour using Go Local Food new potatoes Serves 4 750g small red or brown new potatoes 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil Black pepper 2 tbsp cider vinegar 1-2 tsp flaked sea salt, for sprinkling 2 tbsp flat-leaf parsley,...

Visitors from South Tyne Sustainability

Touring the polytunnels Last Saturday (July 2nd), we had a group of visitors from South Tyne Sustainability, based in Haltwhistle.  They come to find out more about what we do and how we do it. Having toured the fields we beat a hasty retreat to shed which is now...