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The Green Fingers Growathon 2015

We hope you enjoyed our Green Fingers Growathon week!   To support schools in educating pupils on where their food comes from, this spring we provided each school we provide lunches at with a gardening kit! These included the following :           A 40 cell propagator Flower pots (10 small, 3 larger) Compost Seeds […]

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Celeb chef cooks up Christmas cheer in Devon!

In the run up to Christmas we teamed up with celebrity chef, Mark Sargeant, for a mini tour of Devon, visiting three schools in the county to spread the word about great healthy food and to get children excited about cooking (with a sprinkling of Christmas treats along the way!) Mark and ISS Education’s first stop […]

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British Organic Apples!

From November, all of the apples we use in our schools, colleges and universities will be both British and organic! They are grown by father and son John and Mike Thorn who started Rudford Farm from scratch, planting 17 hectares of disease resistant apple varieties such as Santana, Red Topaz and Modi. They produce around 200 m tons […]

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Infant free school meals are here!

Universal Infant Free School Meals 2014 has seen some significant changes in the world of school food. One of these changes was implemented by the government, from September of the same year, every pupil in reception, year 1 and 2 would be eligible for free school meals. Good food and good food culture has been shown to lead not […]

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Green Fingers 2014

Green Fingers 2014 – I’m a vegetable, grow me out of here! Much to our delight, several schools joined us for our annual gardening promotion week during the spring! I’m a vegetable, grow me out of here! was created to try to encourage pupils to take an interest in the food they eat and its […]

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