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Supporting our local farmers and growers Now, more than ever, we need to start showing support to our local growers and farmers. The unprecedented onslaught of Coronavirus, covid19, has upset the equilibrium of normal life, the world over. Forced to distance ourselves from others and to avoid large gatherings, shopping trips prove tricky and somewhat…

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Feeding Ourselves Conference 2020

Regenerative & Cooperative Approaches to Food Last weekend, I travelled to Cloughjordan Ecovillage to partake in the Feeding Ourselves conference. The annual gathering, now in its eighth year, centers around exploring solutions to support sustainable local food systems. Themes scheduled for this years meet-up included collaborative distribution, policy matters and food sovereignty. Facilitated by Davie…

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Official Launch!

Official Launch : Tonight in T.Morris, Wexford, Your Local Food Network was officially launched. There were bubbles, banter, music and camaraderie, perfect ingredients for a great social gathering! In spite of the horrific weather a lively crowd turned out. The evening opened to the ambient sounds of talented local musicians Laura Hyland, Mike Rafferty and…

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Food Matters…

Food Matters… Have you ever stared at a plastic-wrapped chicken in your local supermarket wondering what exactly “farm-fresh” means? Two words, selected to conjure up images of a healthy, outdoor environment. They may even be accompanied by a charming illustration of rural idyll. Together they imply traditional farming methods and salt-of-the-earth values of a farmer…

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