We are now listed on the Musgrave Super Valu Centra Central Distribution System

We are now listed on the Musgrave Super Valu Centra Central Distribution System

This is a huge development for a small business like ours!  It means that any Super Valu or Centra in the country can now order our sheep's yogurt from the Musgrave warehouse and have it on their shelf within 48 hours.
June 30, 2021 — Aisling Flanagan
Which are better probiotics in food or probiotics in supplements?

Which are better probiotics in food or probiotics in supplements?

Probiotics are live bacteria which have frequently been reported to be beneficial in preventing a wide range of diseases as well as playing a major role in treating the existing ailments.  Our yogurt contains four live cultures.

Lactobacillus bulgaricus

Lactobacillus acidophilus

Bifidobacterium lactis

Streptococcus thermophiles

But with all that is written about probiotics I wanted to look at which was better the pill/tablet probiotic or taking foods with have naturally probiotics?

May 05, 2021 — Aisling Flanagan
Gut health and mental health

What is gut health? What is the microbiome? Why are they important? A layman's summary.

There is a lot of talk around about gut health, the microbiome, microbiota, the second brain, diet for immunity, gut health and immunity  etc.etc.  Because Velvet Cloud is a live fermented product, these topics are obviously of interest to us. This post in an attempt to summarise in layman’s language some of the most recent thinking and developments in the area.

December 30, 2020 — Aisling Flanagan
Gut Health Microbes

What exactly is gut health and why does it matter?

Gut health refers to the balance of microorganisms that live in the digestive tract. Looking after the health of the gut and maintaining the right balance of these microorganisms is vital for physical and mental health, immunity, and more.
September 05, 2020 — Aisling Flanagan