Moy Park has won plaudits for tackling youth unemployment in rural areas and supporting the rural economy.
The poultry producer has been awarded a Big Tick and a Rural Action Award at Business in the Community’s annual Responsible Business Awards.
“We are delighted to have received a Responsible Business Award and UK Big Tick for our achievements in corporate responsibility,” said Brian Moreland, corporate responsibility manager at Moy Park.
“As a business, we are committed to acting responsibly and believe it is crucial to support young people who have an interest in working in the agri-food sector.”
Kieran Harding, of Business in the Community Northern Ireland, said: “Achieving the required standard is not easy, so Moy Park’s achievement is incredible.”
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