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Leigh Carr, Ger Kirwan and Paul Keating, Rudds Fine Foods who launched a new Chorizo White Pudding using traditional flavours with Spanish Chorizo chunks at Bord Bia's Bloom 2019 Photo: Johnny Bambury/Fennells

All business at Bloom as over 250 trade buyers descend on the Food Village

31st May 2019: The Food Village at Bord Bia’s Bloom festival in the Phoenix Park, Dublin was a hive of activity this morning as over 250...
Pictured at the launch of Agri Aware’s Incredible Edibles healthy eating initiative are (L-R) Minister of State for Health Promotion, Catherine Byrne T.D; Alan Jagoe, Chairman, Agri and Deirdre O’Shea, Executive Director Agri Aware with second class pupils from St. Louise De Marillac School, Ballyfermot, Dublin. The Incredible Edibles project aims to educate students about growing fruit and vegetables and to increase their knowledge of food origin and quality. It also highlights the important role that fresh, Irish produce plays in a healthy balanced diet and the importance of consuming at least five to seven portions of fruit and vegetables each day. For more information or to register visit :www.incredibleedibles.ie Photograph: Pat Moore

Agri Aware’s Incredible Edibles Healthy Eating initiative launched

Agri Aware the Irish agri-food educational body have this week launched their healthy eating programme Incredible Edibles with the help of the Minister of...
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High ambitions for CBD in 2019 – Bord Bia

Ruth Sheridan, New York Office, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board Among many trends predicted for 2019 including sustainability and convenience within the food and beverage industry, Forbes reported...
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Vegepod expands to UK & Ireland

Launching in the UK in May 2018, an Australian company supplying innovative raised garden beds has reported exceptional sales since first appearing at the...
Bloom 2019 sponsorship opportunities

Bloom 2019 sponsorship opportunities

Let your brand BLOOM at Ireland's best-loved lifestyle event! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GLOAGqHQR9o WHAT CAN BLOOM DO FOR YOUR BRAND?   PRODUCT SAMPLING Bloom is the perfect location to enable over 100,000 consumers...
Bord Bia National Potato Day. Photo Chris Bellew /Fennell Photography Copyright 2018

Happy National Potato Day! Bord Bia launches ‘Potato Survival Kit’ for students

Today, Friday 5th October 2018, is National Potato Day and people all over the country are being encouraged to recognise the nutritional value of the potato and experiment...
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Three ways to (re)ignite your environmental mojo – Greenside Up

Is your environmental mojo waning? Are you losing the will to get out there and campaign, to fight the battle for nature as major...
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Troubling thoughts, food security and serious challenges ahead – Stiofán Nutty

As I write rain is falling here in Fingal. 8.2mm has fallen in the past 4 hours. The first significant rain that we’ve had...
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Pesticides in food: latest figures remain steady | European Food Safety Authority

Europeans continue to eat food that is largely free of pesticide residues or which contains levels of residues within legal limits, the latest monitoring...

How to get rid of Mealy Cabbage Aphids on your Greens without Chemicals –...

Mealy Cabbage Aphids on Brassica Crops There are a vast array of aphids in the natural world. We usually think of greenfly on our roses...