Category Archives: Farm News
Bord Bia lists Redmond Farm as a finalist in Origin Green Awards
We are delighted to be a finalist in the forthcoming Bord Bia Origin Green Awards, read more about our Farm Gate to Hotel Gate and our carbon footprint, sustainable ethos below…
Wexford farm shortlisted for Bord Bia Origin Green award
Prize recognises sustainable practices in beef and dairy farming
Winners to be announced at awards ceremony on October 21st
Redmond Farm (the farm linked to the Amber Springs Hotel and the Ashdown Park Hotel) has been nominated for the first-ever Bord Bia Origin Green Farmer Awards, putting the farm among the most efficient in the country. Origin Green is the world’s first national programme to address climate change and the broader sustainability challenges in food and agriculture. Bord Bia is inaugurating the Farmer Awards this year to the exceptional performance being achieved by members of Bord Bia’s Beef and Dairy Sustainability Assurance Schemes, which are pivotal to differentiating Irish food and drink in the global marketplace.
A total of 28 beef and dairy finalists have been shortlisted for the Awards. These producers exemplify an environmentally conscious approach, producing what the market demands in a natural, sustainable manner. The overall winning producers will be announced at an awards ceremony on Friday, 21st October 2016.