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Cyder vinegar - what are the health benefits?

Posted on 22nd Sep 2016 by Henry Chevallier Guild in Healthy Living


​If I had a penny for every time I’m asked “Cyder Vinegar, that’s really good for you isn’t it?” I could have given up making the stuff years ago.
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How to handle the marrow onslaught

Posted on 13th Sep 2016 by Henry Chevallier Guild in Cook And Eat


​Here’s the scenario; you’re going away for a long weekend and do a quick reconnaissance and strip pick of the veg garden to make sure nothing will go off in your absence. You also check the courgettes, as you have done every day for the last few days. They’re still not really the right size, and given they have been moving at what seems like glacial pace on the size front, you leave them, confident that upon your return they will be perfect for any number of delightful courgette based dishes.
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Change the World with a Drink in your Hand - 5 favourite organic drinks

Posted on 8th Sep 2016 by Henry Chevallier Guild in Henry's Travels


Whatever your view on organic farming practices and their global effects, few would deny that growing produce with fewer chemicals and manmade fertilisers is a good thing.
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Celebrating 70 years with the Soil Association

Posted on 1st Sep 2016 by Henry Chevallier Guild in 1728-2028


Whenever I asked my Grandmother about the early days of The Soil Association, conversation would often turn to Lady Eve Balfour, an inspiring character whom Granny would often describe as a “true warrior”.
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Quick Garden Pickles

Posted on 26th Aug 2016 by Henry Chevallier Guild in Cook And Eat


​It’s the time of the year when all that hard work in the veg garden starts to pay back big time. Well, when I say all that hard work, I mean mainly all Lizzie’s hard work. And now our bounteous harvest is coming in, the kitchen has become a whirr of activity as we feast on the fruits of Lizzie’s labour.
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#ShrubItUp - the final at Imbibe Live

Posted on 21st Jul 2016 by Henry Chevallier Guild in Events


So we finally made it to the biggest day of the competition; live at Imbibe on Tuesday 5th July, our 4 heat winners – complete with the Wild Card entry of Fitz from the Bristol Heat – were waiting nervously in the wings to step out and in front of a full auditorium to give it their best shot at winning the competition and heading to New York. Oh, and receiving the praise and adulation of their friends, family and possibly most importantly – their peers.
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