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Rural Support highlights impact of prolonged wet weather on farming ...

Unprecedented and prolonged wet weather in recent months, as well as recent heavy snowfall has had an adverse and increasingly ...
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Moy Park appoints new engineering apprentices

Leading food company Moy Park has appointed 10 new engineering apprentices in Northern Ireland as part of an ongoing drive ...
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NI’s agri-food sector encouraged to track trends

January is the month for ‘new beginnings’ and with that many new food trends. In 2017, we witnessed the unicorn ...
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Norman Robson appointed to Red Tractor Committee

The Red Tractor Assurance scheme has appointed Norman Robson to the UK based Red Tractor Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for Pigs. ...
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Ulster Fry Pure Here & There road trip releases final ...

The two creative geniuses behind satirical news website The Ulster Fry have created ‘Pure Here And There’, a seven part online comedy ...
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Political impasse ‘threatens to depeen agri-food skills gap’

A lack of devolved government in Northern Ireland could deepen an already growing skills shortage in the agri-food sector, a ...
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UUBS appoints international expert to address agri-food industry skills gap

Ulster University Business School has enlisted the help of a global expert in food marketing, Professor Thomas Kennedy, as part ...
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Willowbrook Foods ‘top of the crops’ at UK Food Manufacturing ...

County Down-based vegetable and salad business Willowbrook Foods has been named the UK Fresh Produce Manufacturing Company of the Year ...
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Head of M&S Food pays tribute to NI suppliers at ...

Andy Adcock, Director of Food at Marks & Spencer has heaped praise on Northern Ireland’s food producers and suppliers, singling ...
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Agri-food companies to navigate challenges ahead at NIFDA Conference

The 6th Annual NIFDA ‘Appetite for Growth Conference’ will this year bring together leading industry figures to discuss how the ...