Drogheda’s Boyne Grove Fruit Farms, makers of the town’s increasingly popular cider Dan Kelly’s Cider and Stameen Farm Apple Juice, is hosting its third annual Apple Blossom Weekend at their orchards in Drogheda this coming Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th May. Beginning at 12pm and ending at 6pm, on both days Boyne Grove Fruit Farms’ Olan McNeece will bring visitors on a tour of the orchards, tell visitors the history of the 200-acre farm, the different types of apples there, the important role bees play and much more.
Take an Inspiring Culinary Tour Of The Boyne Valley
The Boyne Valley Food Series, now in its third year, celebrates Ireland’s newest culinary region of Meath and Louth, bringing together the best restaurants, venues, farmers and food producers, to serve up an extended summer of festival feasting. This year’s programme of events runs from 29th April until 30th October.
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Are you an Artisan Food Producer?
Have you a special craft or unique wares?
A service to shout about?
Well why not exhibit at the 2016 Taste of the Boyne Valley?
This year is going to be bigger and better than ever before! A fantastic array of fine foods, crafts and much much more from across the Boyne Valley.
It will prove to be a great family filled event with something for everyone.
The Boyne Valley Food Series have launch their new website - www.boynevalleyfoodseries.ie.
A Summer-long showcase of artisan producers and foodies throughout the Boyne Valley. Over 40 Unique, mouth-watering, fun events throughout the summer.
Take a look at their schedule below and book your place today.
Pride of Place 2016
Meath County Council is launching its 2016 Pride of Place Competition this week. The Pride of Place competition acts as an encouragement and reward system which assists local groups and communities in enhancing the natural beauty of their local environment. The Competition includes Categories for towns, villages, housing estates, approach roads, rural heritage, youth project, etc.
It is with great anticipation that we attach this year’s application for the ‘The Taste of Boyne Valley’, taking place on June 25th & 26th at Kilsaran Garden & Paving Centre, Dunboyne, Co Meath, from 12pm to 5pm each day.
This year we will have a bigger and better festival than ever before, with Kilsaran’s resident gardener Diarmuid Gavin, available for the weekend, along with cookery demos and lots of family entertainment.