Seaweed Health Foundation

Realising the benefits of seaweed.

The Seaweed Health Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation for research, standards and information, assisting the development of a world class industry for the production and marketing of nutritious seaweed for human health.

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Visit the 3rd Seaweed For Health event at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh - Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th Sept.  Download the flyer here... and the Event Timetable here...

Seaweed is a nutrient dense, mineral rich, natural whole food.

Through exhibits and talks on nutrition, foraging and food, this event will show how Scottish seaweeds are being harvested and used as ingredients in food and nutrition products and exported to more than a dozen countries.

Touch and taste the different species and find out why and how they can add health and flavour to your daily diet.


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Seaweed for Health event
Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh 2015

The Seaweed Health Foundation is delighted to have been invited back for a third year to run this event for you to discover more about the incredible health benefits of seaweed, and try these remarkable plants that already go into many everyday products.

This is a free public event, with opportunities for company involvement, exhibition and sponsorship.

Watch a video of the 2013 event>>