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Happy compost week, you lovely rotters

The benefits of home composting Home composting can help reduce your household waste and create beautiful nutrient-rich soil for your garden. So it’s a win-win situation for you and...

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Can we ever go back to living without plastic?

A time before plastic In the 1900s, pre-packed food was not an option, and homes didn’t have fridges or freezers. People would buy their food little and often because...

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Plastic Free February

An inconvenient truth Living plastic-free can be a pain in the backside We know this first-hand at The Modern Milkman, as many of us have been sans-plastic for the...

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But ‘p*#s-soaked cardboard’ was a bit harsh!

Social media has spoken, and we’ve listenedThanks for all your feedback. We had good intentions when we launched our new oat drink – making the recipe 100% British oats...

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How to prevent energy waste

If you’re part of our milkround, you’re already helping to reduce plastic waste, but if you want to go one step further, here are a few extra tips to...

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What to do with your Christmas leftovers?

There are lots of things you can do with your Christmas dinner leftovers. If you’re bored of turkey butties by now, you could experiment with a Christmas dinner pie...

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Put the wow in eco-friendly wrapping

Show how much you care Get creative with your gift wrapping, whilst saving waste and adding your own personal touches. Recycled brown parcel paper gives your gifts that nostalgic...

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8 tips to cut carbon & plastic in 2020:

New decade, new you? You don’t have to rearrange your whole life to do your bit to help the environment. Make small changes, so that you don’t over face...

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We got the cows drunk…

We got the cows drunk, and you’ll love the results for Christmas… It’s the question on everyone’s lips. What the heck are you supposed to do with brandy butter?...

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Have an ‘Eco’ Christmas!

Christmas – the most wonderful time of the year! It’s easy for us to get ‘wrapped up’ in the magic at this time of year, but Christmas can have...

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Seven things you oat to know…

With the introduction of our new cereals range from our friends The Hird’s at Yockenthwaite Farm, we thought we’d have a look at the super health benefits of oats,...

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