Food Service & Agriculture

Growers, processors and distributors

ARTICLES

Kent eyes farmland PDR

December 19, 2014
Kent County commissioners will decide Jan. 6 whether to add another 64 acres to the 3,000 acres of farmland already protected from future development. Read More

Good cider is pretty simple

Engelsma’s Apple Barn wins the statewide cider contest again this year.

December 19, 2014
Jim, Becky and Bridget Engelsma’s recipe for award-winning fresh apple cider is pretty simple as far as the ingredients go: several varieties of apples, period. No preservatives, either. Read More

Retailer surprises shoppers with 'Very Merry' campaign

December 19, 2014
More than 200 shoppers recently received a big holiday surprise at the checkout lane. Read More

Brewery throws b'day party

December 19, 2014
Another brewery in the area has turned two. Read More

Nonprofit wins federal grant for farm-to-table work

December 19, 2014
A nonprofit has won a federal grant to help expand community supported agriculture in the region. Read More

Brewery sells minority stake to Spanish company

December 17, 2014
One of the region’s top breweries is selling a 30-percent stake in its business to a brewer based in Madrid — to set its sights on “multi-generational” international growth. Read More

Pork producer invests up to $255M in plant, 800 jobs

December 17, 2014
A pork producer is planning to create more than 800 jobs after it builds a new plant in the region. Read More

Food recycler develops $8M plant

December 17, 2014
The largest recycler of bakery, cereal grain, snack food and related food byproducts in the U.S. is planning to invest $8 million to rejuvenate an industrial site in the region. Read More

Brewery releases reserve beers

December 16, 2014
A brewery is releasing several special versions of one of its flagship brews. Read More

Meat supplier feeds thousands of families

December 15, 2014
A group of food brands are partnering to spread the holiday spirit by distributing enough meat to serve more than 31,000 families. Read More