The Farmers Union of Wales (FUW) has described the decision by milk company Dairy Crest to cut the price it pays to farmers as a ‘disgrace’. Dairy Crest is reducing the farm gate milk price by two pence per litre from 1 May.
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Local, organic vegetables will reflect the growing seasons which are often overlooked now we import so much food.
West Wales Food Festival The tops chefs in Wales and the best produce in the west – just some of the highlights at this year’s festival which bears the strapline: “Growing the Future”. Alongside such star names from the culinary world as Bryn Williams and Stephen Terry, there will be a young chefs’ cookery competition; a wild food foray with Fine Pluck; set-piece debates on the big food topics of the moment; a Grow Your Own workshop and an exhibition of pinnies.
WELSH cider producers are gearing up to take part in the annual Welsh Cider and Perry Festival – this year taking place in a Gwent rugby club. The Welsh Perry and Cider Festival at Ynysddu RFC on June 1-4 is to play host to over 60 different real ciders and perrys, as well as live music, food stalls and the Welsh Cider and Perry Championships.