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Celebrity chef and TV star Rosemary Shrager is set to lead the line-up at the Newmarket Food and Drink Festival, which returns for its fourth year on September 15 and 16.

The Brexit effect is making UK livestock farmers reluctant to take investment decisions to grow their businesses, an animal feed farm said.

British chia seeds grown in Essex are set to go on sale in August following a successful collaboration between Halesworth home-grown pulses, grains and seeds firm Hodmedod and a pioneering farmer.

Farm-based start-ups or established businesses in various parts of Suffolk and north Essex have until October 31 to benefit from a rural business grant scheme.

A landowners’ leader has called on police in the East of England to do all they can to stop the ‘sinister tactics, threats and intimidation’ used by hare coursers as the traditional time of year for them to emerge approaches.

Turkey giant Bernard Matthews says it is “back on track” after securing a major supermarket contract which has underpinned the creation of 400 new jobs.

East Anglian farmers have defended the use of weed killer glyphosate after the debate over its use was reignited following a US court case.

Ipswich-based law firm Ashtons Legal has appointed solicitor Martyn Hayward, an asbestos disease specialist.

A DIY chain is set to open its third store in Ipswich.

A Suffolk pet care business celebrated the launch of the latest branch of the business in Lowestoft.

A jewellery entrepreneur whose fortunes took a tumble in the 1990s after a publicity gaffe is set to appear at a Suffolk business event.

Country Land and Business Association (CLA) East communications manager Lee Murphy has raised £1,250 after taking on a Cancer Research UK golf challenge.

A Suffolk biotech start-up has secured £400,000 as it launches a range of products to help combat the spread of TB in cattle.

The amount of cereal crops baled this year has soared, with particularly marked rises in the East of England and in Scotland, a survey has found.

Essex Chambers of Commerce is planning to celebrate the county’s great diversity of food and drink with an inaugural event.

A new service aimed at helping match farmers and growers who urgently need water with neighbouring farm businesses who have a surplus has been launched by the National Farmers’ Union (NFU).

Extra government funding to support disabled people in work has been welcomed by a Suffolk and Essex social enterprise striving to help those looking for jobs.

Campaigners against plans to expand passenger numbers at Stansted Airport claim they have “substantial grounds” for refusing them.

A Suffolk dairy farmer-cum-cheesemaker and an estate’s retail diversification are among a host of rural businesses to have made it through to the regional finals of an awards event celebrating enterprise in the countryside.

A farmer in Lincolnshire has netted a whopping 15.38t/ha wheat yield despite this season’s weather setbacks.

An award-winning vineyard is set to host its annual get-together.

Essex fruit juice makers Cotchel and marmalade makers Thursday Cottage have each scooped a celebrated three star accolade at the 2018 Great Taste Awards.

New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has welcomed three more business leaders to the panel of its flagship business support programme.

A Suffolk food writer has launched a cookbook celebrating the county’s food and farming heritage, with the support of a champion Newmarket jockey.

One of the UK’s largest local authority-owned solar farms has come under fire from a councillor who claims it has generated a “miserable return” on taxpayers’ investment.

A Suffolk brewery has launched a new bottling line to keep up with soaring demand for its alcohol-free beers.

A Suffolk brewery has been pipped to the post for a major beer accolade.

A giant grain trader which has its UK base in Ipswich is set to expand its operations.

Industry is turning away from major economic hubs and towards towns such as Ipswich, where they can find lower overheads and “enormous” potential for growth, an alternative finance provider says.

A French restaurant is toasting two accolades at the 2018 World Luxury Restaurant Awards.

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