Mark Ruskell, MSP, has called for organic food to be made a mandatory requirement in all Scottish public sector kitchens, including schools and hospitals.
Organic farmer Oliver Dowding has been appointed as the Green Party’s new spokesperson on agriculture. The newly defined post is an expression of the party’s desire to connect with farmers and have a stronger profile on agricultural issues. Dowding has farmed in south-east Somerset for nearly 40 years, the last 26 as an organic farmer. […]