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Acorn Dairy Opens to its Customers

Customer Open Days Once again we are opening the farm to you, our customers, this September and look forward to showing you how your milk is produced. Come and meet the ladies & calves. This year we will be opening the bottling plant, so you can follow the process your milk takes into its bottle and see where your butter is churned. […]

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Soho Makes His Debut & Joins Team Acorn Dairy

Fresh from the hills of Kelso, the new Aberdeen Angus Bull is looking good to Acorn Dairy’s organic heifers. We mentioned the need for a new bull in your Spring newsletter. Our dairy shorthorn heifers are relatively small compared their Holstein counterparts and as such we do not want a socking great big bull crushing them with his award […]

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Clementine is now Six Weeks Old

Our Christmas Day heifer calf is doing very well. Clementine was named by the Acorn Dairy doorstep milk customers in a Facebook campaign. Here she is at one day old also now aged six weeks, with Raido who cares for all our calves and young stock.  Clementine receives the same high welfare care and attention […]

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The BBC came to Acorn Dairy !

What started as a little piece of news on your doorstep milk bills, has built up more momentum than we expected! Antibiotics in food production must be reduced.  Lots in the press on this. Here we have reduced the, already very low,  somatic cell counts (infection indicators) in our herd by a further 20% following the introduction […]

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Mine’s a Pint…cider that is!

Acorn Dairy director Graham Tweddle offers one of the organic herd a snifter of apple cider vinegar which is helping to boost their immune systems DRY January will be leaving the herd unmoo-ved as they turn to the humble apple to fortify themselves against infection. Organic milkers at Acorn Dairy are thriving on a tipple […]

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