The Linseed Blog

1 May

Local Producer Spotlight: Horsham Gingerbread Bakehouse

Farmers supplying a commodity product to a faceless food industry get used to not receiving any of the recognition that big brands have with the public. Food ingredients are all listed on the back of the pack and there might be a stamp telling you where they were grown – in the EU or the UK perhaps – but that’s as close as we get to a namecheck.

31 Jan

Catching the zeitgeist

The ethical consumer, vegan skin care and the creation of The Linseed Cream

1 Dec

Durwin Banks interviews nutritionist and food specialist Charlotte Palmer

Top London Nutritionist Charlotte Palmer is interviewed by farmer and food campaigner Durwin Banks

17 Feb

Understanding Fats Part 2 with Durwin Banks at Oxford Real Farming Conference 2017

Durwin Banks is a Linseed Farmer or Flaxseed Farmer to others. In this presentation at the Oxford Real Farming Conference 2017 Durwin talks about his journey with linseed (flax seed) and how he has learnt about the important role of essential fats, more specifically Omega 3 and how we all need to understand how important this fat is to our all round health.

26 Oct

Autumn Newsletter 2016

An update to what is happening here at The Linseed Farm. Our new products, recipes and some interesting information on Scotch Beef.