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Well done Simone & Tanya! July 23, 2019

On Sunday the 21st of July 2019 Simone and Tanya took part in the annual Run Norwich event.

Run Norwich is an award-winning 10-kilometre road race, organised by the Norwich City FC Community Sports Foundation (CSF), that takes place in the heart of Norwich’s beautiful and historic city centre.

An event not for the faint hearted! Especially with the soaring temperatures we have been experiencing.

Well done Simone and Tanya!

Mike Thrower – Long Service Award June 28, 2019

Mike Thrower started work for Duffields in the mill on 24th August 1959.

He is about to clock up 60 years service with the company, a remarkable achievement !

During that time he has worked at both Saxlingham and the former Buxton mills.

He has worked for 5 different ‘Mr Duffields’, Pat Duffield ,William C Duffield ,Harry Duffield,Tony Duffield and the current MD Alistair Duffield.

Mike picked up a long service award for 59 years service in agriculture for Duffields at the Royal Norfolk Show which was presented to him by the show’s vice president Lord Cholmondeley.


Mike with Mrs Maureen Thrower, Alistair Duffield and Mrs Stacey Duffield

Open Farm Sunday 2019 June 11, 2019

Duffields were very pleased to support Open Farm Sunday this Year

Participating farms across the country open up their farms to the general public, for a day,to learn more about how their food is produced.

This year Duffields attended the event at  Lewis Partners of Shotford Harleston Norfolk

This is a dairy and arable farm located in the beautiful Waveney Valley on the Norfolk Suffolk boarder.

Over 4000 members of the public attended

We displayed a range of animal feeds and the raw materials that go into feeds used on farms .It was also an opportunity to explain to the public the processes and  extensive quality control procedures involved in producing top quality safe animal feeds for use on UK farms









Duffield South West Mill Expansion May 29, 2019

Increased demand at our  Yeovil feed mill means Duffields are  embarking on a large scale project to significantly expand production capacity.

This is a 3 phase 12 month project

Phase 1 is currently underway with installation of 6 new finished product bins which will increase our finished product storage capacity by over 50%


Visit to Kingshay South West AgriEPI Centre

The ruminant sales specialist teams from all four Duffield feed mills visited the new Kingshay Agri EPI Centre near Shepton Mallet

This a new state of the art dairy unit with the latest hi tech equipment for milking , feeding and comprehensive cow management.

The team was given a talk and guided tour by centre manager David Petit