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Duffields feature on BBC Radio 4 Farming Today Programme May 16, 2018

 

Duffields South West Region were delighted to be asked by the BBC to take part in a recent Radio 4 Farming Today programme

The programme was about the processes involved in animal feed milling .The BBC visited Duffields Pen Mill site at Yeovil to see at first hand the operation of a modern animal feed mill

They toured the mill and followed the process from feed formulation,raw material procurement,feed manufacture ,quality control procedures and delivery

There were contributions by Wes Larner Mill Production Manager,Martyn Raper General Manager,Clare Meadows Raw Material Buyer and Mark Partridge Feed Formulator and Cattle Specialist

To listen to the broadcast use the link below

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0b1p5tn

Pictured above left to right

Martyn Raper

Wes Larner

Charlotte Smith of BBC Radio 4

Mark Partridge

Hannah Reed

Clare Meadows

 

 

 

 


Lamb Feeds

New season sheep feeds from Duffields January 22, 2018

Duffields have a  superb range of sheep feeds

Duffields Ewe Feeds and Lamb Feeds are tried and tested diets designed for optimising production and feeding efficiency.

Contact us today for further information and prices

 


Christmas and New Year feed deliveries November 20, 2017

We will close for Christmas at 4 pm Friday 22nd December and reopen at 8.30 am on Wednesday 27th December
For New Year we will close at 4 pm on Friday 29th December and reopen at 8.30 am on Tuesday 2nd January

For all PRE CHRISTMAS deliveries Please order by MONDAY 4TH DECEMBER

For deliveries on Wednesday 27th-Friday 29th December please order by MONDAY 11TH DECEMBER
For deliveries on or just after 2nd January please order by MONDAY 18TH DECEMBER

We wish all our customers a very merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year


Newly sown Duffields Clamp Buster mix gets off to a flying start! October 12, 2017

Easton College have sown 10 acres of Duffields Clamp Buster Grass seed Mix this Autumn.
The 3 year mix contains hybrid diploid and tetraploid ryegrasses to give high yields of quality forage.
The ley was sown on 1st September,and the pictures taken on 12th October show it has got off to a great start.
Andrew Vernon the college Farm Manager,is now looking to graze the ley with sheep before winter.
This will help tillering firm the seed bed


Robert Garner-Godwick Turkeys wins Field To Fork Prize September 20, 2017

Duffields turkey feed customer Robert Garner has won the Field To Fork category of the 2017 EDP Food and Drink Awards

Roberts free range turkeys are able to roam free in paddocks and are bedded on straw.They are traditionally reared to the highest welfare standards and prepared for the table for maximum quality and flavour.
Turkeys have been reared at the farm since the 1960’s and this has grown steadily to today around 6000 birds are reared on the farm at Godwick Hall Norfolk.
Roberts turkeys are supplied to the Royal Estate .
They are also supplied to local butchers and directly to the public