Seven poultry catchers based at Eye are being balloted on possible strike action over Christmas Day working.

Suffolk and Norfolk food and drink producers have reaped the rewards of taking part in a trade mission to the Netherlands after gaining a host of fruitful sales leads.

The East of England is set to count the cost of a ‘no deal’ Brexit in billions of pounds, according to analysis by business lobby group the CBI.

A UK patisserie and cafe chain says it is still locked in talks with lenders as its future remained in doubt amid an accounting scandal.

Voting has now begun to find the best local food producers across Suffolk, Essex and Norfolk as part of an annual East of England Co-op competition.

Suffolk-based poultry brand Gressingham Duck is launching a campaign in a bid to boost sales among younger consumers.

Stansted Airport carrier Ryanair has warned over profits as short-haul over-capacity in Europe hit winter prices.

The government must do more to help out farmers who didn’t receive their farm subsidy payments in December, farmers’ leaders say.

A Suffolk care home group launched just a few years ago as a farm diversification has achieved a remarkable industry accolade, with three of its five homes now rated outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Revenues have slumped by 12% at British Sugar owner AB Sugar after prices plummeted - but its UK campaign is ‘progressing well’ with high sugar content in its beet crop.

Worried East Anglian farmers’ leaders warned that a ‘no deal’ Brexit would have a ‘serious impact’ on rural businesses as the political crisis deepened following a crushing defeat for prime minister Theresa May’s European Union (EU) exit strategy.

Plans for a £10m upgrade of a celebrated Suffolk cider plant have been given the thumbs up by councillors.

Bury St Edmunds brewing and pubs giant Greene King has chosen a new chief executive.

Easton and Otley College has been “working relentlessly” to get back on track following a damning Ofsted report last year, its principal said in her new year message.

The East of England Co-op’s former Darsham Hamper store has been snapped up by an ex-brewery boss.

East Anglian firms are taking practical measures to shield themselves against extreme Brexit scenarios as the political turmoil around the UK’s exit from the European Union continues to cast uncertainty over future trading conditions.

The Thickitts and the Crickmores – two East Anglian farming families with a history of working with cattle – have teamed up to reach an untapped market for fattened dairy beef. GLYN WILLIAMS reports.

East of England firms’ confidence in the economy has fallen into negative territory, according to a banking barometer.

A Southwold hotel menu has scooped an accolade for offering up healthier alternatives to its diners.

Almost three quarters (73%) of Britons enjoy a visit to the pub at Christmas, underlining its role in the community, according to a survey.

An East Anglian farmers’ leader is cautioning against creating a post-Brexit divide between those able to afford food reared and grown to a high standard in the UK and those who can’t.

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