A ‘Speed dating’ event for food producers could create a match made in heaven, say backers of the new Bodnant Welsh Food Centre. Potential local food suppliers are invited to make pitches at Glasdir, Llanrwst on Tuesday and Wednesday January 24-35.
A traditional wassail will bid welcome and good health to 2012 apple and pear crops this month when the Welsh Perry and Cider Society host the first public event of the year at Raglan Cider Mill, Monmouthshire.
Developing new markets during a recession is difficult but not impossible, believes Conwy butcher Ieuan Edwards. His own business was established in Conwy nearly 30 years ago and it continues to thrive despite the challenging economic climate.