Tag Archives: Dairy

Our Magnificent Farmer’s Market Plunder

Farmer's Market

While we have worked at Lentil As Anything at the Abbotsford Convent for many many months we have never actually made it to the monthly Convent Farmer’s Market. We have always just rushed through on our way to work, gazing … Continue reading

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Luvelo Yoghurt Maker

Luvelo Yoghurt Maker

Tasting the traditional yoghurt of Turkey and India led us to want to create our own yoghurt at home, and ultimately to this great yoghurt maker. The yoghurt in Turkey and India was so amazing and so different from the … Continue reading

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The environmental impact of factory farming

Pigs confined in metal and concrete pens

I found a post about the environmental impacts and history of factory farming. The information comes from a newsletter at Nyeleni.org. In the past I have read more about the terrible animal welfare issues of factory farms whereas this newsletter focuses … Continue reading

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By-products in cheap milk

Home Brand Milk

There has been lots of controversy in Australia recently as the two major supermarkets Woolworths and Coles reduced their supermarket-brand milk to just $1 a litre. This is much cheaper than other brands of milk and the competitors have said … Continue reading

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