News for Dunbia

DUNBIA SUPPLIERS TAKE PART IN OPEN FARM SUNDAY

Two Dunbia Suppliers have opened their farms to the public in a joint initiative with Dunbia and the Co-op. Chris Weston of Cappleside Farm in Settle, Yorkshire and Steve Jones of Winston Farm near Ellesmere who both supply Hereford’s cattle to Dunbia for the Co-op’s Truly Irresistible range, welcomes visitors

DOUBLE HONOURS FOR DUNBIA CHIEF

Dunbia’s Chief Executive Jim Dobson OBE has received two industry honours in recent weeks. He has been admitted into the Worshipful Company of Butchers and clothed as a Liveryman of the City of London, making him a Freeman of the City of London.  He has also been appointed an Associate of

USDA MEET DUNBIA AT BALMORAL SHOW

Following a successful meeting at Dunbia’s plant in Llanybydder, Dunbia welcome the United States Department of Agriculture to Balmoral Show. Mr Stan Phillips, Agricultural Counselor, USDA and Mr Steve Knight, Agricultural Specialist, USDA visited the Dunbia stand where they met Jim and Jack Dobson. “Having had some very interesting discussions

ULSTER RUGBY STARS ATTRACTS CROWDS TO BALMORAL SHOW

Three of Ulster Rugby’s brightest stars were a big attraction on Dunbia’s stand at Balmoral Show where they posed for photos and selfies with visitors and passers-by. Karen Birnie, Dunbia’s Marketing Communications Manager commented:  “Dunbia is the Official Supplier of Red Meat to Ulster Rugby and we are delighted to have Luke Marshall,

WINNER OF CO-OP HEREFORD TASTE AWARDS ANNOUNCED

The winner of the Co-operative Food Group Hereford Taste award has been revealed as George Graham from Newry George entered the competition along with 12 members of the Co-op’s Northern Ireland Hereford Foundation Group.  Steaks were judged on raw and cooked appearance, flavour, aroma and tenderness. The judging panel consisted of

DUNBIA BRAND AMBASSADOR ATTENDS BALMORAL SHOW

Dunbia Brand Ambassador spent two days on the Dunbia Stand at Balmoral Show meeting and chatting to suppliers and customers. Karen Birnie Dunbia’s Marketing Communication Manager commented:  “Dunbia is delighted to have international rugby star Rory Best as our Brand Ambassador for the third year.  Rory is passionate about farming

DUNBIA HOSTS UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE IN WALES

As the largest processor of lamb in the UK, Dunbia has had the privilege of hosting the United States Department of Agriculture on a fact finding mission to Wales. Mr Stan Phillips, Agricultural Counselor, USDA and Mr Steve Knight, Agricultural Specialist, USDA visited Dunbia’s factory at Llanybydder where Paul Edwards,

40 YEAR CELEBRATIONS FOR DUNBIA AT BALMORAL

2016 marks the 40th year in business for Dunbia and the company are using the Balmoral Show to mark to occasion. Over the three days of the Show, Dunbia founders, Jim and Jack Dobson, together with their Agricultural staff, will be on hand to meet their suppliers and customers to thank

DUNBIA GIVES ENLIGHTENED HOPE TO ST PATRICK’S COLLEGE

Jack Dobson, co-founder and owner of Dunbia and winner of EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 has visited St Patrick’s College in Dungannon to impart some entrepreneurial advice to a group of its students. The eight students have reached the Northern Ireland finals of the Young Enterprise Company of the

DUNBIA NAMED AS KEY SPONSOR FOR EUROPEAN AGRI SCIENCE CONFERENCE

Dunbia has been unveiled as one of the key sponsors of the European Federation of Animal Science (EAAP) Conference which will be held in Belfast from 29th August until 2nd September 2016. The EAAP Conference, Europe’s largest animal science conference, aims to promote the advancement of scientific research in the livestock sector