Easter Dairy near Holsworthy, Devon Local Food Shops and Producers

There are 7 Easter Dairy listings around Holsworthy, Devon 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.

  • Providence Farm Organic Farm Shop

    Real certified organic farm producing organic chickens, ducks, geece, turkey, beef, eggs, fruit & veg, pies pasties and cakes, if not produced her...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Farmer Toms Ice Cream

    50 flavours of real Ice cream and sorbets made from milk from our Freisan cows and local ingredients wherever possible. We do not have a shop so plea...

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  • Whalesborough Farm Foods

    Small family business producing hand made top quality award winning cheeses in small batches. We use local pasteurised Cornish cows’ milk and ou...

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  • North Cornwall Food Hub

    The 21st century equivalent of the supermarket, where you 'click and collect', where local really means local, where local community is supported by l...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Lifton Strawberry Fields Farm Shop

    Working farm & shop with butchery & bakery; from the soft fruit, orchard, and home grown veg we make jams, chutneys, or you can buy it fresh....

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Grocery
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Curworthy Cheese

    Handmade Speciality cheese using local milk Curworthy is a full fat hard cheese with a creamy light buttery taste when young and developing into a ful...

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  • Hilltown Organics

    Farm gate sales of organic free range chicken & duck eggs + home grown and local, seasonal and organic veg, fruit and flowers.   Please visit...

    • Dairy
    • Grocery
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