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# bord-bia - This year 2022

"I couldn't recommend it more": Launch your career in the international food and drink industry
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# Sponsored By Bord Bia

"I couldn't recommend it more": Launch your career in the international food and drink industry

Sep 1st 2022, 5:13 PM 14,575 Views 0 Comments

Applications for the Bord Bia Talent Academy Marketing Fellowship are open until 25 September.

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Poll: What's the best way to eat spuds?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: What's the best way to eat spuds?

Oct 2nd 2020, 8:03 AM 37,103 Views 70 Comments

A nice contentious question to start your Friday.

Covid-19 will have a 'severe' impact on Irish food businesses
# Bord Bia
# Bord Bia

Covid-19 will have a 'severe' impact on Irish food businesses

Apr 14th 2020, 10:28 AM 25,270 Views 14 Comments

Bord Bia has said that the coronavirus pandemic has caused major disruption to the food industry.

'Farmers are keeping you in jobs': Farmers confront Bord Bia officials at Ploughing Championships
# Beef Protests
# Beef Protests

'Farmers are keeping you in jobs': Farmers confront Bord Bia officials at Ploughing Championships

Sep 17th 2019, 3:51 PM 48,594 Views 79 Comments

The Taoiseach, Tánaiste and President Higgins have also weighed in on the farming dispute today.

Irish food companies are accelerating Brexit preparations as a no-deal 'cliff-edge' looms
# Policy And Economy
# Policy And Economy

Irish food companies are accelerating Brexit preparations as a no-deal 'cliff-edge' looms

Jun 27th 2019, 10:27 AM 198 Views 0 Comments

Many companies are stockholding weeks worth of goods.

'We are at the forefront of a change': Inside Ireland's low and no-alcohol industry
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

'We are at the forefront of a change': Inside Ireland's low and no-alcohol industry

May 30th 2019, 9:29 AM 3,771 Views 10 Comments

The sector is growing on the back of changing attitudes.

The Real Veal: Here's how to tell if your meat is Irish or not
# Explainer
# Explainer

The Real Veal: Here's how to tell if your meat is Irish or not

Feb 9th 2019, 8:30 AM 28,185 Views 45 Comments

For fresh meats, the rules are clear. For processed meats, not so much.

The Irish food board wants to know how to 'win back' vegetarians and vegans
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

The Irish food board wants to know how to 'win back' vegetarians and vegans

Jun 7th 2018, 3:15 PM 16,492 Views 72 Comments

Dairy promoters have blamed social media ‘influencers’ for pushing people to plant-based milk substitutes.

The Irish food board will pay UK influencers thousands a year to plug mushrooms
# Magic Mushrooms
# Magic Mushrooms

The Irish food board will pay UK influencers thousands a year to plug mushrooms

Mar 1st 2018, 2:50 PM 526 Views 0 Comments

Bord Bia is about to roll out a multimillion-euro campaign across Britain and Ireland.

County breakdown: Cork leading the way as Irish craft breweries grow by 500%
# Crafty
# Crafty

County breakdown: Cork leading the way as Irish craft breweries grow by 500%

Dec 27th 2017, 8:30 PM 16,661 Views 22 Comments

Westmeath is the only county in the Republic of Ireland with no microbrewery.

Poll: Where do you usually eat your dinner?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Where do you usually eat your dinner?

Jul 31st 2017, 12:45 PM 27,735 Views 43 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

Irish beef sellers can tell Americans that it is grass-fed, traceable and free of hormones
# Raising The Steaks
# Raising The Steaks

Irish beef sellers can tell Americans that it is grass-fed, traceable and free of hormones

Jun 20th 2017, 7:34 AM 16,430 Views 41 Comments

The USDA has handed its seal of approval to the Bord Bia plan to market Irish beef in America.

Stephen's Day bites: A 'fridge omelette' and 7 other ingenious suggestions for your leftovers
# Turkey And Ham
# Turkey And Ham

Stephen's Day bites: A 'fridge omelette' and 7 other ingenious suggestions for your leftovers

Dec 26th 2016, 9:30 AM 14,222 Views 7 Comments

Can’t face another sandwich? Read on…

Six party recipes to impress people with, rated from 'easy' to 'slightly complicated'
# That's Impressive
# That's Impressive

Six party recipes to impress people with, rated from 'easy' to 'slightly complicated'

Dec 17th 2016, 10:00 AM 12,351 Views 6 Comments

Because sometimes ham and turkey sandwiches just don’t cut it.

Here are the top 10 things Irish people are eating for breakfast this morning
# Toast The Most
# Toast The Most

Here are the top 10 things Irish people are eating for breakfast this morning

Apr 23rd 2016, 8:00 AM 44,170 Views 45 Comments

A new study charts Ireland’s early morning eating habits.

Ireland's breakfast habits: We love rashers on weekends but toast tops the pile
# Makin Bacon
# Makin Bacon

Ireland's breakfast habits: We love rashers on weekends but toast tops the pile

Apr 19th 2016, 10:21 AM 16,544 Views 47 Comments

New Bord Bia research looks at the nation’s morning eating habits.

Sliced bread, crisps, and cufflinks: The gifts that Enda gave the Obamas
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Sliced bread, crisps, and cufflinks: The gifts that Enda gave the Obamas

Mar 16th 2016, 1:41 PM 25,796 Views 56 Comments

A special Bord Bia hamper, a book on 1916 and, of course, the bowl of shamrock were among the gifts presented at the White House yesterday.

Nothing is denting the world's appetite for Irish dairy
# Holy Cow!
# Holy Cow!

Nothing is denting the world's appetite for Irish dairy

Jan 13th 2016, 12:00 PM 10,651 Views 12 Comments

The sector was the biggest contributor to record food and drink exports in 2015.

Ireland and the spud go hand-in-hand, but they're in decline. Myth they're fattening is damaging
# National Potato Day
# National Potato Day

Ireland and the spud go hand-in-hand, but they're in decline. Myth they're fattening is damaging

Oct 2nd 2015, 9:40 AM 758 Views 115 Comments

Spuds have a particular image problem among young women – ask a group of your female friends to come up with a word to describe potatoes and “fattening” is likely to be the most common response, writes Michael Kelly.

Why our relationship with the potato is in need of couples counselling
# A Spud Affair
# A Spud Affair

Why our relationship with the potato is in need of couples counselling

Mar 28th 2015, 11:45 AM 22,526 Views 53 Comments

It’s hard to keep the home fires burning after all the years.

Obama will get a LOAD of Irish food today, but no Tayto
# The Cook Of The Irish
# The Cook Of The Irish

Obama will get a LOAD of Irish food today, but no Tayto

Mar 17th 2015, 11:18 AM 18,424 Views 37 Comments

It’ll all probably be destroyed though…

Why your food can include a United Nations of meats and you will probably never know
# Known Unknowns
# Known Unknowns

Why your food can include a United Nations of meats and you will probably never know

Feb 21st 2015, 7:55 PM 22,353 Views 52 Comments

But do people really care what meat makes its way into their lasagne?

The Briefcase: Oil wars, Irish milk fans and glitter rage
# Inbox Me
# Inbox Me

The Briefcase: Oil wars, Irish milk fans and glitter rage

Jan 17th 2015, 7:45 AM 12,375 Views 10 Comments

This was the week in business.

The Chinese are lapping up Irish dairy - and that means big money for exporters
# WHITE GOLD
# WHITE GOLD

The Chinese are lapping up Irish dairy - and that means big money for exporters

Jan 14th 2015, 9:07 AM 18,651 Views 35 Comments

And why shouldn’t they like it? It’s grand, sure.

A group of Chinese school children were very happy to see the President
# Michael D In The East
# Michael D In The East

A group of Chinese school children were very happy to see the President

Dec 9th 2014, 5:08 PM 6,285 Views 20 Comments

Michael D Higgins is in China as part of a week-long State visit

Are you a start-up food producer? There's 150 reasons to celebrate
# Yum
# Yum

Are you a start-up food producer? There's 150 reasons to celebrate

Sep 25th 2014, 4:22 PM 7,042 Views 4 Comments

Finally some good news for Enda Kenny today…

"I don't think we're back to cheese mountains": Coveney plays down Russian sanctions
# Exports
# Exports

"I don't think we're back to cheese mountains": Coveney plays down Russian sanctions

Aug 10th 2014, 2:16 PM 7,347 Views 31 Comments

The Agriculture Minister has said the effect on the Irish market this year might only be €8.2 million.

Female, wealthy and urban: the shoppers driving Ireland's €100 million organic food sector
# Green Fingers
# Green Fingers

Female, wealthy and urban: the shoppers driving Ireland's €100 million organic food sector

Jul 11th 2014, 2:26 PM 12,225 Views 27 Comments

The organic industry in Ireland is growing again, according to Bord Bia.

Supervalu partners with food startups in plan to create 300 jobs
# Food Academy
# Food Academy

Supervalu partners with food startups in plan to create 300 jobs

Jun 30th 2014, 1:58 PM 9,220 Views 14 Comments

The initiative will see the companies have their produce sold in Supervalu stores.

AIB announces €200m fund to support Irish SME exports
# SME Exports
# SME Exports

AIB announces €200m fund to support Irish SME exports

Jun 24th 2014, 12:43 PM 3,304 Views 5 Comments

The bank’s latest Exports Outlook Report for SMEs shows positive mood among Irish companies for expanding their export market in 2014.

It's day four of President Higgins' trip to the UK and today he's heading to a farm
# State Visit
# State Visit

It's day four of President Higgins' trip to the UK and today he's heading to a farm

Apr 10th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,955 Views 6 Comments

From State banquet to country living. The President of Ireland has had a busy few days.

This is where Irish food and drink was sold last year and how well it did
# Food
# Food

This is where Irish food and drink was sold last year and how well it did

Jan 8th 2014, 1:10 PM 18,145 Views 19 Comments

We don’t know about you, but it’s making us a bit hungry.

Value of Irish food and drink exports nearly €10 billion in 2013
# Bord Bia
# Bord Bia

Value of Irish food and drink exports nearly €10 billion in 2013

Jan 8th 2014, 8:44 AM 5,740 Views 24 Comments

Exports for dairy products and ingredients brought in the most money, followed by beef exports.

MiWadi, Cheesestrings and Keelings bag Bord Bia awards
# Not Yourwadi
# Not Yourwadi

MiWadi, Cheesestrings and Keelings bag Bord Bia awards

Nov 14th 2013, 10:01 PM 13,571 Views 32 Comments

The Online Champion Award went to Pat Whelan of James Whelan Butchers for Ireland’s first online butcher.

More people cooking meals from scratch since recession kicked in
# Om Nom Nom
# Om Nom Nom

More people cooking meals from scratch since recession kicked in

Oct 29th 2013, 11:47 AM 12,196 Views 24 Comments

More than half of Irish people say they have a high level of confidence in their own cooking abilities.

Happy National Potato Day! Here are 7 interesting facts about the humble spud
# The Spud
# The Spud

Happy National Potato Day! Here are 7 interesting facts about the humble spud

Aug 23rd 2013, 6:30 AM 16,407 Views 47 Comments

Mashed, roasted, boiled, fried, chips…

Irish consumers favouring cheaper cuts of lamb as sales rise dramatically
# Lamb
# Lamb

Irish consumers favouring cheaper cuts of lamb as sales rise dramatically

Aug 12th 2013, 3:21 PM 7,901 Views 14 Comments

Bord Bia said it has seen consumers across all food sectors looking more for value for money over the last year.

Column: Everyone can make a positive contribution to the economy by shopping locally
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Everyone can make a positive contribution to the economy by shopping locally

Mar 22nd 2013, 1:00 PM 529 Views 81 Comments

Significant opportunity exists within the indigenous retail sector to generate local spend that would have a powerful impact on our local communities and the economy as a whole, writes Seán Kelly MEP.

Deadline approaches for €1 million Bord Bia graduate programme
# Bord Bia
# Bord Bia

Deadline approaches for €1 million Bord Bia graduate programme

Feb 19th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,414 Views 4 Comments

The programme sends 25 graduates to work with Irish food companies overseas.

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