Agriculture, fishing - Mynewsdesk Mynewsdesk news feed directly from the source Agriculture, fishing - Mynewsdesk 128 23 15 EBLEX launches new ‘Quality Standard Mark Excellence Awards’: Three competitions in one Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:12:03 +0100 The search to find England’s best steak products is now on as EBLEX launches three brand new competitions for 2015. Eblex Businesses set to benefit from EBLEX’s enhanced costing tools Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:54:23 +0100 As part of EBLEX’s commitment to help businesses improve their operational effectiveness, the organisation has launched new and improved beef and lamb costing and yield calculation tools. Eblex EBLEX launches ‘Slowly Does It’ campaign Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:52:00 +0100 Quality Standard Mark (QSM) Slow Cooked Lamb Shoulder Croquettes and Braised Chuck Tender of Grain Fed Beef were selected to showcase the benefits of slow cooking at a special lunch event which took place in London recently. Eblex EBLEX creates collection of lamb specials to promote this season’s high-quality lamb Fri, 03 Oct 2014 11:22:00 +0100 EBLEX has produced an inspirational ‘Lamb Specials’ folder, aimed at the foodservice sector, encouraging operators to make the most of this season’s high-quality domestically produced lamb, by adding appealing lamb-based dishes to specials menus. Eblex EBLEX launches new guide to cow beef Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:24:05 +0100 A new ‘Cow Beef Guide’, exploring different classifications and qualities of cow beef, is the latest addition to EBLEX’s series of knowledge transfer guides for industry. Eblex New EBLEX promotional kit set to boost beef and lamb sales Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:59:22 +0100 This autumn, Quality Standard Mark (QSM) Scheme member butchers stand to benefit from a bumper point-of-sale (POS) kit created by EBLEX. Eblex New guide to help processors and retailers gain maximum value from the lamb carcase Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:28:00 +0100 Following on from the success of its Beef Yield Guide, EBLEX has developed a new ‘Lamb Yield Guide’, which takes a detailed look at the processing of the lamb carcase from farm to plate. Eblex EBLEX QSM Scheme celebrates 10 successful years Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:45:00 +0100 The EBLEX Quality Standard Mark (QSM) Scheme for beef and lamb is more popular than ever as it celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. Eblex EBLEX ‘Festival of Lamb’ set to drive quality lamb sales Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:40:00 +0100 With an abundance of good quality lamb currently available, thanks to favourable weather conditions throughout the lambing season, EBLEX is helping retailers and caterers make the most of the opportunity with a ‘Festival of Lamb’ this autumn. Eblex Quality Standard beef and lamb to star on small screen Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:01:00 +0100 A new TV advertising campaign to promote Quality Standard and Red Tractor beef and lamb mini roasts to reinvigorate the traditional roast category will hit the small screens this autumn. Eblex Rochdale Council’s buzzing to save our bees Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:22:32 +0100 Rochdale Borough Council has been a hive of activity in recent years, as it plays its part in preserving the British bee population. Rochdale Council Tri-Nations trophy heads to southern hemisphere Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:37:26 +0100 New Zealand’s butchery team have successfully defended their title at the 2014 Tri-Nations Butchers’ Challenge in a closely-fought contest of skill and speed. Eblex Ideas become reality in Linköping – Plantagon’s Greenhouse now one step closer to construction start Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:58:50 +0100 The zoning is now finalized in Kallersta by Linköping municipality. The zoning includes industrial and office operations, and an integrated greenhouse and office building by Plantagon International. This is an important step forward for the world’s first industrial vertical greenhouse. Plantagon International AB Online – a significant opportunity for butchers Fri, 04 Jul 2014 12:54:00 +0100 • Turnover from online ordering expected to rise by 175% in five years • One in three butcher’s shops has a company website • A quarter of those with websites have an online ordering facility These are the key findings from new research into the independent retail sector in England, commissioned by EBLEX. Eblex Butchers set to benefit from gourmet burger trend Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:27:35 +0100 To help butchers to make the most of the growing premium burger trend, EBLEX has developed a new ‘Gourmet Burger’ point-of-sale (POS) kit which contains useful marketing materials to use in-store. Eblex Shoppers trust the Quality Standard Mark Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:27:00 +0100 When it comes to factors affecting the decision to purchase meat and poultry products, the EBLEX Quality Standard Mark (QSM) is one of the most influential logos on pack, according to a recent YouGov Meat and Poultry survey*. Eblex New brochure helps identify beef carcases Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:28:44 +0100 New educational guide from EBLEX explores how to distinguish cows from bulls, steers and heifers and identify age and conformation by studying the carcase. Eblex Rugged network infrastructure in accordance with IEC 61850-3 and IEEE 1613 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:34:00 +0100 Phoenix Contact provides heavy-duty components for network infrastructure in energy systems. Our components conform with both IEC 61850-3 and the comparable IEEE 1613 standard. Phoenix Contact UK Rugby hero Phil Vickery backs Team GB in Tri-Nations Butchers’ Challenge Wed, 25 Jun 2014 12:31:00 +0100 Former England rugby star Phil Vickery has been drafted in to put Team GB through their paces as they prepare to take on Australia and New Zealand – in a butchery test match. Eblex Approach to exporting in focus at EBLEX conference Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:59:56 +0100 The UK’s approach to exporting beef and lamb will come under the spotlight at a major industry event next week. Eblex