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Support your local food

  • by JW

… particularly artisan food and drink producers


There’s been a lot of support for local food – and calls to continue it:

Support local food after Covid, shoppers urged | Wicked Leeks

9 Ways to Support Your Local Food Community – EcoWatch


One way to support local food is through food events – many of them virtual:

Eat:Festivals to launch virtual events amid coronavirus uncertainty | North Somerset Times

The best virtual food festivals to stream at home this season

Virtual Food Festival – Nourishing life back into the local community

Have a taste of new local online food festival


But more such events are going live:

Food & Craft Fair – Vision Group for Sidmouth

Sidmouth Food Festival – Vision Group for Sidmouth


In fact, it’s never been easier to buy local:

In My Back Yard – East Devon Local Food Producers Co-operative

Buy local to support our farmers and food producers – full directory of Devon and Cornwall businesses – Cornwall Live


But what needs our particular support are the ‘artisanal’ food producers:

Can British artisan cheesemakers survive coronavirus? |


Please Help Dorset’s Artisan Food and Drink Producers – CPRE Dorset