local produce

35% of shoppers to buy local less as cost of living rises – report

35% of shoppers to buy local less as cost of living rises – report

More than 80% of consumers said that the rising cost of living has impacted how they shop, with 35% saying...

April 26, 2022

Research shows customers are increasingly shopping local

Research shows customers are increasingly shopping local

Shopping local for good quality products is fast becoming more important than ever for the Irish consumer, according to experts...

March 10, 2022

More supports needed for small scale local production

More supports needed for small scale local production

The lack of supports for local production and small scale farming enterprises has been highlighted by a Galway-based couple who...

October 16, 2021

Lovin’ it: People ‘care more about where food is sourced’ since lockdown

Lovin’ it: People ‘care more about where food is sourced’ since lockdown

Appreciation for our local area and locally sourced food has increased since the introduction of Covid-19 restrictions in Ireland, according...

September 24, 2020

Farmers’ markets show the ‘spirit of survival’ amid their return

Farmers’ markets show the ‘spirit of survival’ amid their return

After what has been a very difficult few months, farmers and food producers are preparing to showcase the “spirit of...

July 12, 2020

Local producers showcased at SHEEP 2018

Local producers showcased at SHEEP 2018

SHEEP 2018 promises a day full of activities that will satisfy sheep enthusiasts, families and food lovers. This year the event...

July 6, 2018