Food and drink
The 2016 BBC Food & Farming Awards are now open for entries until 24 January.
BBC Radio 4's The Food Programme is calling on people across the UK to nominate their favourite producers, workplace cooks, local markets and food heroes for the awards.
This year, the nine award categories are:
A mini farm shop vending machine is being trialled at Forth Valley College.
The vending machine at Forth Valley College's Stirling Campus offers a broad variety of local products from different producers including bread, vegetables and eggs.
The ten-day pilot scheme aims to connect more consumers with their local producers and, if successful, could see mini farm shops pop up across the city.