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NI Bakery Sector Rises to the Innovation Challenge

Two local food companies have shown that Northern Ireland’s bakery sector is rising to Asda’s UK-wide ‘innovation’ challenge by delivering high quality products which also offer...
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Poots provides food for thought at launch of new website

Aided by well known chef Paula McIntyre, the Minister swapped his office at Stormont for the EcoShow Live kitchen at the King’s Hall, Belfast. The duo...
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‘Tasty Careers’ aims to help fill 6,000 Food and Drink manufacturing jobs by 2017

Today saw the launch of the ‘Tasty Careers’ campaign, a new programme from Improve (the Food and Drink Sector Skills Council) and supported by DEL and...
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Food NI on Facebook!

Do you want to find out all about the latest food news and events in NI, including stories about where your food comes from? Do you...
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NI Sporting Stars Launch Dairy Council’s ‘Milk in Action’ Website

International rugby professional Bryan Young and rising sports star, pro-biker Jacob Dickson, urged young people to ‘Milk it for all it’s Worth’ today as they helped...
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Say Cheese with Fivemiletown Creamery and Sainsbury’s

British Cheese Week, which takes place this week, has already brought some good news for local supplier Fivemiletown Creamery. Sales of Sainsbury’s Oak Smoked Brie supplied...
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Lisburn’s New Eatery!

Del Toro, situated in the Centre of Lisburn City offers an upscale dining experience which is split over two levels. What a better way to celebrate...
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Can small food businesses drive the economy?

Sheila Dillon | 14:48 UK time, Monday, 20 September 2010 When I first went to Northern Ireland about 12 years ago to report for The Food...
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Malmaison are Daring to Keep it local!

On Wednesday 8th September, Taste of Ulster restaurant Malmaison opened its doors and invited guests in to meet some of their very good friends; the people...
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Fivemiletown Creamery’s Focus on Skills Helps Record Sales

Significant investment in the skills of its employees helped award winning Fivemiletown Creamery, Northern Ireland’s only manufacturer of specialist cheeses, achieve record sales, exports and productivity...
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