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Organic September

September September is a wonderful month. It is a time to reflect on the summer behind us, to watch the colours of autumn slowly emerge in the hedgerows and woodlands, and to enjoy the last bright days as the swallows mass and dance in preparation for the migratory...

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Stories from the Field – Peter Hunt

In the first installment in our Stories from the Field video series, we visit consultant beekeeper Peter Hunt on Dartmoor. Peter supplies the Real Food Store with excellent honey from his Devon-based bees. We spoke to Peter about the basics of beekeeping, the...

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Click & Collect now available

Great news - it just got even easier to purchase local, sustainable and organic produce in Exeter. We are delighted to announce that the Real Food Store is now offering a Click & Collect service. Choose your shopping and pay for it online, then collect it from the...

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We’re Going Through Changes

The challenges and opportunities of lockdown...   Change was in the air.  Exeter was getting quieter, footfall on Queen Street was going down, and the airwaves were full of bad news. At the Real Food Store we knew that things were going to get rocky, but we never...

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Visit to Laydilay Eggs

Natalie and Lois, two of the Real Food Store’s managers, have been travelling around Devon over the last few months to visit as many of The Real Food store’s producers as possible. This time we took Olivia, a GCSE work experience student, along with us to show her the...

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Visit to Riverford Organics

Natalie and Lois, two of the Real Food Store’s managers, have been travelling around Devon over the last few months to visit as many of The Real Food store’s producers as possible. This time we took Olivia, a GCSE work experience student, along with us to show her...

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Visit to Coakley Free Range Eggs

Natalie and Lois, two of the Real Food Store’s managers, have been travelling around Devon over the last few months to visit as many of our producers as possible. As a business, we are proud to support local growers, farmers and producers across the South West, and...

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Visit to Norsworthy Dairy

Natalie and Lois, two of the Real Food Store’s managers, set out to Crediton to visit Dave and Marilyn Johnson who run Norsworthy dairy. This is part of an ongoing project to learn more about our local producers, and really celebrate the fantastic work they do! This...

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