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Molecular Gastronomy Starter Kits

You may well think that so-called “molecular gastronomy” is an anathema to real food. The fact you can get a starter kit makes it even simpler for people to dabble with food chemicals. The pr blurb that I got sent from www.moleculargastronomykit.co.uk does tend to suggest otherwise – although as purveyors of the very offending molecular gastronomy kits they would have a different story now wouldn’t they?

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A Dove and Son,
71 Northcote Road, London, Wandsworth, SW11 6PJ
Tel: 020 7223 5191
Free-range and organic meat from Scotland, Wales and Yorkshire.

A S Portwine and Sons
24 Earlham Street, London, Camden, WC2H 9LN
Tel: 0207 836 2353
Highly respected traditional butcher.

Abbey Farm Organics
Abbey Farm, Abbey Road, Flitcham, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6BT
Tel: 01485 609094, Web: www.abbeyfarm.co.uk
Box scheme offering organic vegetables and fruit.

Abbey Parks Asparagus
Parks Farm, East Heckington, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE20 3QG
Tel: 01205 821154, Web: www.abbeyparksaparagus.co.uk
Asparagus and rhubarb by mail order.

Abel and Cole
16 Waterside Way, London, Merton, SW17 0HB
Tel: 08452 626262, Web: www.abel-cole.co.uk
Large organic delivery service.

Aberaeron Farmers Market
Alban Square Field, Aberaeron, Ceredigion, SA46 0AD
Tel: 01970 633066, Web: www.fmiw.co.uk
First Wednesday of the month (June to October), 10.00 to 14.00

Aberdeen Angus Direct
Linburn Farm, Erskine, Renfrewshire, PA8 6AW
Tel: 01418 120220
Prize-winning herd, sells from farm shop.

Aberdeen Farmers Market
Belmont Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, City Of, AB10 1JE
Tel: 01224 649000
First and last Saturday of the month, 08.30 to 16.30

Abergavenny Farmers Market
Market Hall, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, NP7 5SD
Tel: 01873 860271, Web: www.abergavennyfarmersmarket.co.uk
Fourth Thursday of the month, 09.30 to 14.30

Aberystwyth Farmers Market
North Parade, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 2NF
Tel: 01970 633066, Web: www.fmiw.co.uk
First and third Saturdays of the month, 10.00 to 14.00

Acme Organics
Blyth Bridge, West Linton, Scottish Borders, The, EH46 7DH
Tel: 01721 788178, Web: www.acmeorganics.co.uk
Organic fruit and veg delivery.

Acorn Dairy
Garthorne Farm, Archdeacon Newton, Darlington, Darlington, DL2 2YB
Tel: 01325 466999, Email: organic@acorndairy.co.uk
Organic milk, cream and butter- doorstep, retail & wholesale throughout northeast.

Adamson’s Bakery
29 High Street, Pittenweem, Anstruther, Fife, KY10 2LA
Tel: 01333 311336
Traditional Scottish oatcakes.

Albion Farm Shop
Albion Farm, Oldham Road, Delph, Oldham, Oldham, OL3 5RQ
Tel: 01457 874366
Open since the start of October 2007, providing customers with a mixture of their own produce and other British produce from as local as possible.

Albion Farm Shop
Albion Farm, Oldham Road, Delph, Oldham, Oldham, OL3 5RQ
Tel: 01457 874366
Open since the start of October 2007, providing customers with a mixture of their own produce and other British produce from as local as possible.

Alder Carr Farm Shop
Alder Carr Farm, Needham Market, Creeting St. Mary, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 8LX
Tel: 01449 720820, Web: www.aldercarrfarm.co.uk
Seasonal fruit and vegetables, plus Highland beef, all grown on the farm. Also fruit cream ice made at the farm. Alder Carr Farm also holds monthly farmers markets on the 3rd Saturday of each month.

Alder Tree Ltd
Alder Carr Farm, Needham Market, Creeting St. Mary, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 8LX
Tel: 01449 721220, Web: www.alder-tree.co.uk
Making & wholesaling fruit cream ices.

Allanhill Farm
Allanhill Farm, Grange, St. Andrews, Fife, KY16 8LJ
Tel: 01334 473244, Web: www.allanhill.co.uk
Farm shop stocks free-range eggs, some local veg and homemade jams.

Alligator
104 Fishergate, York, York, YO10 4BB
Tel: 01904 654525, Web: www.alligatorwholefoods.com
Organic grocer, greengrocer and whole food vegetarian shop.

Alnwick Farmers Market
Town Square, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1LZ
Tel: 0794 732 3396, Web: www.northumberlandfarmersmarkets.org.uk
Last Friday of the month, 09.00 to 14.00

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GM Scare Stories

Producers of GM seed have found a new way of sneaking out propaganda about their unpopular technology – they’re targeting business editors who aren’t normally too clued up on farming. How else can you explain a full page report in the world business section of

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