It was a chance remark by her father back in June 2018 that set science graduate Anne Marie Feighery on the road to establishing her own award-winning business. And in the two years since then, Anne Marie can hardly credit how fast and far she has progressed.

“Dad had been reading about the health benefits of beetroot juice, especially when it comes to reducing cholesterol and lowering blood pressure. I was dispatched to buy some from the local health food store, but I could find no Irish beetroot juice, everything on the shelves was imported from the UK or Germany. That got me thinking, why not grow beetroot and press the juice in this country.”