Dairy near Melbourn, Cambridgeshire Local Food Shops and Producers

There are 10 Dairy listings around Melbourn, Cambridgeshire on BigBarn.

Dairy mean free range eggs, cheese, milk, butter, cream, yoghurt, ice cream and sometimes even raw milk. Thousands of dairies have closed down over the last 30 years as ‘Cheap food’ policy and supermarket ‘loss leaders’ have forced down the price of milk to farmers. Those milk producers that have survived have usually got really big and use specially bred cows to reduce cost and increase production often at the cost of animal welfare. Other dairies have diversified and added value to their milk like making cheese. Did you know that we now have more varieties of cheese than the French?

Other dairies produce ice cream, yoghurt or sell their milk raw (unpasteurised, un-homogenised) to local people using a vending machine. These farmers have gone back to traditional breeds of cow that live longer, produce less milk but of a better quality. Selling direct can mean getting £1.50/litre instead of 25p market price.

If your local Dairy, or egg producer is not on our map please email their details to [email protected] and we will add you to our monthly prize draw.

  • Leech's Butchers

    Traditional family butcher, abattoir, curing, smoking, deli. Our locally-sourced meat is fully traceable, processed through our own abattoir using tim...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Deli
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Bury Lane Farm Shop

    Farm shop, children's fun barn, cafe, butchers, fishmongers, deli, garden centre, bakery and fishing lake. We also have a seasonal Christmas Shop for...

    • Meat
    • Fish
    • Dairy
    • Café / Eating
    • Beverage
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  • Organic Health (Cambridge)

    Organic and special diet health food shop with Ecover, Bio-D and Faith in Nature Refills.Our large barn is packed with thousands of products including...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Shelford Deli

    Deli, restaurant and coffee shop with professionally home cooked food. We have a wide range of traditional deli products including pastas, olive oils,...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Meat
    • Café / Eating
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  • Crumps Butchers

    Best local free range meat, chicken, Turkey, reared to high welfare standards. Ashwell veal,Bygrave lamb,Suffolk Beef & pork, Bedfordshire poultry...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Deli
    • Fish
    • Meat
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  • Arjuna

    Cambridge’s oldest vegetarian wholefood shop - get your organic fruit & veg, fresh takeaway meals & specialist foods here!

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Beverage
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Preserves
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  • Country Kitchen

    Community shop using local suppliers and produce, 

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • B Searle & Son

    Traditional family butcher with a fantastic range of meat and service to match.

    • Dairy
    • Preserves
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  • Sandon Village Market

    locally grown fruit and vegetables along with locally produced meat.

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Beverage
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Meat
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  • Crossroads Farm Free Range Eggs

    True free range eggs from our own happy hens

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