Dear Friends, Well here we are at the end of 2017 and what a year it has been. Mostly highs, the few inevitable lows, but throughout your support has been humbling, heart-warming and fabulous. We have some ideas for our friends, members and sponsors next year and more of...Read More: Christmas 2017 Ahimsa Newsletter
An ugly acronym – HACCP – is just as unpleasant when it is spelt out. Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point is a formal and systematic food safety system that is used to control risks in the food industry and it is blighting our lives. We fully accept the...Read More: The hazards of trying to run a micro dairy
It has been a challenging end to 2015 for the Ahimsa Dairy and oxen. For a long time we have been planning to move our milking cows from the Kent Commonwork Farm to our Groby (Leicestershire) neighbour’s farm, where we would set up our mobile milking unit. Our Groby...Read More: A Rollercoaster of a Few Months at the Ahimsa Dairy
Gaia is the Greek goddess who personified the earth. She is considered a Mother Goddess. Her name comes from two elements. “Ge” meaning “Earth” and “Aia” meaning “Grandmother.” This name was revived by author James Lovelock in 1979 in his book entitled: “Gaia: A New Look at Life on...Read More: Gaia-The Earthly Deity.