A pigging awful business

Posted on 28 Nov 2011 in Support Ethical, Think Welfare | 0 comments

Last week we popped up to London to meet the team behind the movement that produced a brilliant documentary named Pig Business, calling for “Food from farms, not factories”. Some people might wrongly assume that the point of this film is to “turn you vegetarian” by trying to put you off eating meat. But this isn’t […]

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Growing your local food economy

Posted on 17 Nov 2011 in Guest Blog | 0 comments

This guest blog is by Flavrbox. Flavrbox allows you to buy food direct from the farmer. We always hear talk about the global economy that doesn’t seem to ever leave us feeling too optimistic. We put our trust in our leaders but sometimes it feels like the problem’s even too big for them. There’s no […]

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The only way is Ethics!

Posted on 14 Nov 2011 in Support Ethical | 0 comments

hiSbe has long admired Ethical Consumer for their dedication to challenging what big companies get up to and pressuring businesses to do the right thing. It seems they will happily take on anyone, on every product you can think of, from clothes and cars to PCs and bras! For over 20 years Ethical Consumer has been researching […]

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Tomato Hell

Posted on 07 Nov 2011 in Support Ethical | 0 comments

If you Google the words “tomato slaves” you’ll get a return of one and three quarter million hits. Which might get you thinking two things; firstly, that this is anything but a small problem, and secondly, that there’s no lack of information on the exploitation that’s rife in our food industry. Of course, those making […]

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