Fresh This Month

  • Cheque presentation with Maggie's Dundee and the Branston team

    Branston employees help raise £10,000 for Maggie's Dundee charity

    The potato supplier's team walking-and-cycling effort during the 500-mile challenge assists in earning much-needed funds for the cancer support centre. Read more >

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    UK's best and brightest hoping to land Nuffield Farming Scholarships

    Application period is open until late July for those young innovators who work within the farming, food, horticulture, rural and associated industries. Read more >


    What made Frieda Caplan so special and so good at lifting us up

    Celebrating the life of an extraordinary woman, a pioneer in the produce industry who touched the hearts and lives of the many friends she made. Read more >

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    First British-grown strawberries of the season hit shelves at Aldi stores

    Due to innovation in growing conditions and warmer climates, the berries are taking their place in the discount retailers supermarkets earlier than normal. Read more >

  • Lidl

    Lidl continues its surge of supermarket openings in UK with No. 800

    Hitting the significant mark comes after the discounter opened 50 new stores in the past 12 months, creating more than 2,500 new jobs. Read more >

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    Commentary: Post-Brexit, where does the UK turn next in trade talks?

    The serious hard work begins, with pending discussions on a potential US–UK free trade deal, as well as similar trade deals with so many other countries, including China and Australia. Read more >

  • Tesco

    Report: Watchdog group claims Tesco stopped rivals from opening nearby stores

    The CMA says the retailer prevented competitors from opening supermarkets in 23 locations in England and Wales through restrictive convenants. Read more >


    Eat Them To Defeat Them returns with £10m campaign aimed at kids

    After successful 2019, Veg Power chair says, 'It's crucial that we build on this success ... and promote veg in more dynamic and creative ways.' Read more >

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Jim Prevor

Abdication of Royal Responsibility

What has changed over the years is the sense of obligation and commitment. View full post >


On the side of angels

With evidence backing fresh produce, why is it not included in the protocols and treatment plans of health insurance companies and hospitals? View full post >

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Frieda Caplan: So Good At Lifting Us Up

Her presence reminds us that we can be more inclusive, more successful and generous of heart. View full post >