2016
August
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    Yors heats up oil market with Morrisons listing

    A Yorkshire family farming business are celebrating after receiving a nationwide listing in a major supermarket. Wetherby based Wharfe Valley Oils Yors branded red chili infused oil will now be available in 200 Morrisons supermarkets, alongside their Yors Original rapeseed oil. The listing of the extra product is a major coup for the Wetherby based...


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    August 27, 2016 at 2:01 pm
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    Harvest begins at Ampleforth Abbey Orchard

    The annual apple harvest has begun in earnest at the iconic Ampleforth Abbey Orchard in North Yorkshire. The Orchard, which is the largest commercial orchard in the North of England, is home to some 2,000 trees of over 40 varieties.  The apple harvest begins each year with the early ripening varieties Beauty of Bath and...


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    August 27, 2016 at 1:52 pm
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    Bumper ‘Summer of Fun’ has begun at Keelham Farm Shop

      With over 40 years’ experience of putting the fun into food, the award-winning team at family-owned Keelham Farm Shop have created a whole Summer of Fun to help families beat the boredom over the school holidays. Adding ‘fun, healthy and educational’ to the wish-list of children’s activities can test the wits of even the...


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    August 13, 2016 at 1:16 pm
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    Whittaker’s Gin celebrate success

    A Dales based gin producer are celebrating a successful first year in business after being awarded three prestigious industry awards. Whittaker’s Gin, based near Dacre Banks and run by husband and wife team Toby and Jane Whittaker, were awarded silver in both the London Dry Gin and Packaging categories at the 2016 International Wine and...


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    August 12, 2016 at 1:25 pm
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    Morrisons launches Yorkshire tapas range on Yorkshire Day

    Morrisons is to launch a new ready meal range that will put Yorkshire’s finest dishes alongside the best that the rest of the world has to offer. In a supermarket first, dishes such as “Yorkshire Pudding with Yorkshire Beef Rib” will be sold on supermarket aisles alongside Indian, Italian and Chinese meals. The “Yorkshire Tapas”...


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    August 10, 2016 at 10:52 am
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    Ice Cream Parlour’s New Farm Shop Celebrates Yorkshire Producers

    A renowned Wensleydale ice cream parlour has launched a new farm shop which aims to promote and celebrate Yorkshire’s food producers. Brymor Ice Cream Parlour, based at High Jervaulx Farm near Masham, is already well known for it’s award winning Guernsey ice cream which has been made and served on the farm since 1984.  A...


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    August 8, 2016 at 1:03 pm