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DEFA publish new food and drink guide

Local food and drink producers at the launch of the new guide

Manx meat, dairy and sweet producers all feature in new guide

It's good news for gastronomy on the Island after the publication of a new guide designed to promote Manx food and drink.

Meat, dairy and sweet producers are all included in the Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture's most in-depth guide yet.

DEFA's long-term Food Matters strategy aims to increase the value to the Island's economy of Manx food and drink, by £50m by 2025.

Chief Executive Richard Lole says it's important the Department works with local businesses:

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