Easter Dairy near Arne, Dorset Local Food Shops and Producers

There are 10 Easter Dairy listings around Arne, Dorset 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.

  • Honeysuckle Cottage

    Honeysuckle Cottage REAL Free Range Eggs Why do we say Real Free Range Eggs? Because the term ‘Free Range’ has been hijacked by the large...

    • Meat
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  • Winton Farmers Market

    Third Saturday of each month 20 stalls on average. From the farmers producing meat and vegetables to the baker, the cheese maker and the preserve make...

    • Dairy
    • Deli
    • Farmers' Market
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Wimborne Farmers Markets

    August 31st 2013 Come and see us at this beautiful venue.

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Deli
    • Farmers' Market
    • Preserves
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  • Violet Farm Foods

    independent family business servicing almost a thousand customers with an extensive range of high quality fresh, frozen and ambient food products. We...

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Beverage
    • Dairy
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Honeybrook Farm Shop

    Family farm and riverside park fun for the whole family; Tractor rides, pet corner, milking parlour, falconry, corporate events, cafe, wild skills, pl...

    • Beverage
    • Dairy
    • Café / Eating
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  • The Dorset Smokery

    The Deli sells smoked fish, relishes, smoked duck, sausages, chutneys, smoked BBQ ribs, smoked chicken, biltong, pate, Dorset snails, hampers, smoked...

    • Dairy
    • Deli
    • Fish
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Badger and Bumble

    Delicatessen 

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Beverage
    • Dairy
    • Meat
    • Preserves
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  • Barford Ice Cream

    Home made ice cream from our own cows.

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  • Redhill Farmers Market

    farmers market

    • Bakery/Mill
    • Dairy
    • Deli
    • Grocery
    • Meat
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  • Rye Hill Farm Shop

    Traditional family farm with farm shop and tea room. Selling locally produced preserves, fruit & veg, dairy and groceries, wide range of ciders. T...

    • Beverage
    • Dairy
    • Farm Shop
    • Grocery
    • Preserves
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