Stephen Thompson announced as Special Achievement of the Year National Pig Awards winner Last night the National Pig Awards were held in London where Meadow Quality sponsored the Special Achievement Award. Our Commercial Director and head of the pig department Simon Davies went along and represented Meadow Quality. The winner of the award went to Stephen … Read moreNational Pig Awards: Special Achievement Award
What is the AFUE? The Approved Finishing Unit with Enhanced Grazing is a new licenced holding classification approved by the APHA from August 2019. The AFUE is designed to bring an additional option for the production of TB Restricted Cattle alongside the existing isolation unit “ISO” & approved finishing unit without grazing “AFU”. What are … Read moreLooking to extract more from your Beef Production? Have you ‘Herd’ about the new AFUE?
Ladies In Pigs are developing how they deliver their messages regarding Red Tractor Pork to the general public by branching out even further into the education of our younger generations. With this aim in mind, Claire Davies has taken on the task of raising sponsorship to help fund this valuable work. Claire has worked with … Read moreMeadow Quality Joining with Ladies In Pigs to Promote British Pork in Schools Across the UK
October’s producer profile comes from Becci Berry a dairy farmer from the South West of England, she was nominated for the final three of the Farmer’s Weekly award Dairy Farmer of the year. She did not win but to get through to the final three is a massive achievement in itself! So here is her … Read moreProducer Profile – Becci Berry
This month we have decided to ask one of our fieldsman who has his own flock of sheep to do the producer profile. Here is his story… Adrian is one of Meadow Quality’s Livestock Marketing Specialist based in Wales, he has been with us since 2007. As well as working for us he also runs … Read moreProducer Profile – Adrian Bowen
#shoutaboutthesire is a campaign that has been launched by AHDB at the British Cattle Breeders Conference. Working with Hybu Cig -Cymru, #shoutaboutthesire delivers Estimated Breeding Values (EBVs) that link traits that the commercial farmer will get paid for such as carcass quality and finishing time. At present only 23% of sires are registered on the … Read more#shoutaboutthesire
Meadow Quality have been busy throughout the summer with sponsoring classes during the show season. We started off in July at Great Eccleston Show sponsoring one of the Limousin classes; Cow with or without calf at foot, where our fieldsman Matthew Banks went to hand out the awards. Will Burden represented Meadow Quality at Ashby … Read moreSummer Sponsorship
The RDPE Countryside Productivity Small Grant Scheme provides funding for farmers to purchase equipment that will help towards their business; including livestock, dairy, arable and horticultural. The Round 2 of CPSG has a list of 26 new items, in Annex 3, that farmers can now apply for that have been identified by industry groups and … Read moreGrants Avalible For Calf Milk Pasteuriser and Dispenser.