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Food Matters

Other issues around food. Why it's important. Comments, arguments and debates.

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Current Issues

The place for a lively debate on a current issue in the news.

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River Cottage Australia

This is your one-stop forum for everything Australian. The new TV series, exclusive to The LifeStyle Channel on Foxtel, will debut on Thursday 27 June, 2013. In the eight-parter, Hugh will hand the River Cottage baton to an Australian counterpart – form

11 35 Welcome to the new Aussie forum!


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Fruit and Vegetables

All things to do with fruit, vegetables and herbs.... planning, sowing, propagating, growing, planting, pruning, picking, hardening off, varieties, sources of seed.....

4379 33634 English apple and pear varieties for dehydrating?
Managing The Land

Everything about looking after the land..... hedgelaying, stockproofing, creating and managing meadows, when to cut, creating a pond.......

1478 13262 Honey fungus.

Everything to do with our feathered friends.....getting started with chickens, shelters, feed, varieties and general advice..........

7456 49067 Looking for chicken boarding service

All matters porcine.....starting up with pigs, keeping them, choosing a breed, shelter, food, problems and advice.....

3306 27387 What to do with a boar gone too big
Other Livestock

Cows, sheep, goats, and all other animals.....starting up with, keeping, choosing, housing, feeding.....

2439 19605 Goats in Shetland?
Wild Food and The Marine Larder

Where to forage, hedgerow greens and herbs, where to fish, hunting and shooting, catching shellfish, skinning rabbits.....

2903 30255 Liqueur from spring shoots
Processing and Other Crafts

Turning your resources into something else.....meat curing, sausage making, brewing, making chutney, building a smoker, weaving and dyeing, ......

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Seasonal Recipes

Anything to do with the fun part, eating and drinking. Comments on Hugh's recipes, plenty of your own.

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What's Good Now and What Can I Be Doing

What's in season, what's happening in nature, what are people making the most of currently. Seasonal opportunities....what can i be planting out now, harvesting, seasonal fishing and hedgerow feasts....

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The River Cottage Community

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What's on. Hugh's stuff, other interesting events and happenings. When and where things we like are on - anything from TV showings or food festivals to book signings or farmers markets.

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The Road To River Cottage

What do you think of Hugh's steps? Where are you on the road?

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River Cottage Farmers Market

Want to buy, sell or give away any poultry, pigs or other livestock, Got a glut of eggs or half a pig to sell? Know how to service a tractor? Looking for an experienced hedgelayer or a man with a mole plough? - Advertise them here

5461 10776 Norfolk Black Turkey Poults - Cornwall
The Seed Exchange

Request or offer seeds for swapping

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The place for River Cottage related chat that doesnt fit elsewhere

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A section for reviews. Please add your reviews to the relevant thread. You can add your own too - ie. Books, food products - it's up to you.

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Introduce Yourself

Please use this forum to introduce yourself to the community. Only one post each please.

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The River Cottage Directory

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Hugh's Bookmarks

Comments on Hugh's links, suggestions of your own links and other resources that might be useful.

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Where to Eat...

Have you found somewhere with wonderful seafood, fantastic local produce, perhaps a cafe with something different? Let us all know...

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Where to Find Great Produce...

Have you found a great supplier of excellent produce? Somewhere selling unusual fruit and vegetables, or a tasty local beer? Let the forum know of anywhere you rate

361 1222 Organic meat/chicken Manchester
Where to Find....

...just about anything else. Know where to find the parts for a homemade smoker, an unusual chicken house, secondhand meat slicers? Here's the place to let us know

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How to....

A series of How to do ….anything River Cottage related.

251 2147 Fishing Trips in Alaska
Grow Your Own

The place to chat about Landshare, Rocket Gardens and growing your produce.

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  • So this is exciting... Hugh's back! New #foodtube videos and new book out this week. link link
  • @nickdevlin_Fab @naomidevlin she sure did a good job, it's a classic!
  • Oooh, look! It's the cover for our new #GlutenFree book, by @naomidevlin. What do you think? link link
  • @Forcey01 Hello to the Fine City! Would Winchester be closest? Hugh's there on 14 October: link
  • @Forcey01 he'll be visiting all our canteens between now and Christmas. Are you near Axminster, Bristol, Plymouth or Winchester?
  • RT @RiverCottageHQ: New 2016 dates available for our Shoreline Fishing course with @Fishing_Tails. Find out more: link ht…
  • Clean air is important, as important as food! Join @CleanSpace @CrowdfunderUK & get your hands on new exciting #tech link
  • RT @JamiesFoodTube: Sinless Cheesecake! #Vegan, #Raw, #DairyFree, #Glutenfree & 100% delicious: link @FrenchGuyCookin htt…
  • RT @WinCanteen: Great news, we have been included in the Michelin Guide 2016! Book now to try us out #local #rivercottage link
  • RT @RNLI: .@rivercottage chef Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall shares his fish curry recipe: link #RNLIFishSupper link
  • Our #Mushroom Foraging courses start on 5 Oct with @johnmushroom, last tickets available: link link
  • Happy #WorldVegetarianDay! Treat yourself to this tasty veggie curry tonight: link link
  • RT @plymouthcanteen: Stunning views to enjoy your lunch with @plymouthcanteen @RoyalWilliamYd link
  • Boots on, let's go! Protect the #SWCoastPath & join in #Challenge630 where every mile you walk counts! Register link
  • @ClaudiaL_Young @RebeccaSeal did you know that the great @thepamthejam is on twitter?
  • @nat_hedley We do serve up weird and wonderful things, so it's an understandable mistake...
  • RT @RiverCottageBri: Happy #worldvegetarianday - we have been voted @OpenTableUK top 40 #vegetarian and #vegan restaurants. Book now for ou…
  • RT @wwf_uk: Great news: There are around 3,555 greater one-horned rhinos in the wild - an increase from around 2,500 in 2007! link
  • @hollyexley Do you mean in the book? That would be the very talented @MarikoJesse...
  • @nat_hedley Huh, raw kidneys? Do you mean the choc buttons?
  • @MartinMaudsley @Cowspiracy thanks, we'll check it out.
  • @deliciousmag Think we prefer yours!
  • @deliciousmag great minds 😀 link
  • Exquisite artistry? A spectacular centre piece? What you're looking for is our CHOCOLATE HEDGELOG. #gbbo link
  • RT @BritishBakeOff: When you can’t even bring yourself to look in the oven. #GBBO link
  • Chocolate overload? Try these Orange soufflés by @MarkDiacono... #GBBO link link
  • We think a Cherry & Choc tart is hard to beat, especially this recipe from @GillMeller link #GBBO link
  • RT @RiverCottageHQ: Special delivery from the garden. Autumnal squash! #OrganicSeptember link
  • RT @RiverCottageHQ: We're thrilled to be hosting @PhilandHannah for a night of live folk music & food next week: link htt…
  • RT @SoilAssociation: Today's small change: brew up a pot of organic coffee for #InternationalCoffeeDay! #OrganicSeptember link
  • RT @WinCanteen: It's veg out night tonight! Tables still available for dinner, lots of delicious veggie food on offer! #veggie #local http:…
  • @elle_scribbles @FoodMadeGood all our Canteens have recycled cardboard boxes in stock, so that people can easily take leftovers home :o)
  • RT @FoodMadeGood: Here's the latest #chef pledging to #MakeFoodGood - the fabulous Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall. He hates #foodwaste http://…
  • RT @axcanteen: Baked beetroot, Somerset feta, orange, toasted pumpkin seeds. Super delicious!! #seasonal #autumn #lunch link
  • @SundayTimesFood you are very welcome!
  • Need inspiration for @MeatFreeMonday? We give you Swede speltotto! #MondayMotivation link link
  • RT @JamiesFoodTube: .@JamieOliver & @CookWithAmber have reinvented chicken nuggets... WITH A HEALTHY TWIST, BABY: link ht…
  • RT @axcanteen: Wow! Beautiful & delicious; Cornish sardines, roasted tomato toast, watercress. #Friday #weekend #EatMoreFish link
  • Exciting! New Hugh videos coming to #foodtube soon... #leftovers link
  • RT @WinCanteen: Happy Birthday to all the team, it's been an amazing first year, here's to many more link
  • We don't have a recipe for religieuse a l'ancienne but we do have one for these: link #gbbo link
  • We think Ian is a choux-in for this challenge. Trust us, we're eclair-voyant... #GBBO @BritishBakeOff 😀 link
  • RT @macmillancancer: This time last year #GBBO @iain_watters got his Baked Alaska out of the bin for #coffeemorning. Long live #bingate! ht…
  • This cream horn lark seems a bit complicated. We recommend Hugh's recipe: link #GBBO #GBBO2015 link
  • RT @BritishBakeOff: Goodbye world Hello #GBBO
  • This #autumnequinox is looking pretty lovely from where we're standing. link
  • RT @savebutterflies: Red Admirals feed on fallen fruit. When you go harvesting please leave some apples behind for the butterflies #autumn …
  • RT @RiverCottageHQ: We're looking forward to welcoming @foodies100 tomorrow and their army of fabulous bloggers. The farm awaits you all! h…
  • RT @LinneanSociety: Next week we are delighted to welcome @johnmushroom to the Society for a free talk on the Naming of the Shrew http://t.…
  • Hi #dorsethour, fancy an evening of great food + music? Check out #folk duo @PhilandHannah: link link