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Why Ken is a rising star in tasty breads

Sam Butler talked to Ken McNaull about his innovative micro bakery, Go Yeast, in Donaghadee. Article from Farmweek 28th January 2016 Ken McNaull left a successful...
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Industry launch for Year of Food and Drink 2016

More than 200 industry leaders were briefed by Food NI today about the programme of activities planned for Northern Ireland’s first ever Year of Food and...
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Northern Ireland Tourism Awards – it’s ‘Oscars’ time

Tourism and hospitality businesses from across Northern Ireland are being urged to enter the Northern Ireland Tourism Awards – the ‘Oscars’ of the industry – to...
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Derry and Strabane’s Year of Food has Lift off!

Derry City and Strabane District Council’s Year of Food 2016 celebrations “took off” with an Ulster fry-up of local produce for passengers arriving at City of...
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Nominations are now open for the 2016 Janus Awards

It’s time to nominate your best people – colleagues or industry friends for the 21st Annual Janus Awards for Professionalism. Exclusive to Northern Ireland, the Janus...
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BBC Food & Farming Awards 2016: BBC Cook of the Year

TV’s Gastronaut Stefan Gates teams up with chef and food writer Allegra McEvedy to lead the search for BBC Cook of the Year. BBC Radio 4’s...
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Year of Food and Drink events boost business!

Article written by Michele Shirlow for Farm Week- 21st January 2016 Two cornerstone events for Year of Food and Drink are currently being finalised and will...
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Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend calls for willing farmers

The search is on to find farms willing to open their gates and fields to participate in Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend 2016. The event,...
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Year of Food Sales Powered by Service Pilot

Have you got what it takes to showcase our tastiest produce and sell NI as a foodie destination? Are you ready to make the most of...
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Food Heartland ready for NI Year of Food & Drink 2016

Agri-food producers from the Food Heartland are ready for the NI Year of Food & Drink 2016, today launching both their new Food Heartland Brand and...
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