milk vending machine


We have done (although not in glass bottles!) no reason we couldn't again, we just haven't really pushed it in this past year. We had a good service from the courier but got a bit messed about when they got too busy this time last year.
I would be interested, we are near Ely, the nearest raw milk supplier I know of is near the Suffolk coast, but as our farm was a dairy farm when I was a kid, the supermarket stuff leaves quite a lot to be desired!

Could a ‘Meat Tax’ be on the cards in the UK?

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Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland

The latest machination coming from the so-called ‘opinion formers’, who seem to have the ear of government advisors in London, is the introduction of a ‘Meat Tax’ at consumer level.

This approach, it is argued, would have the combined impact of reducing meat consumption levels (I can really see the health benefits coming through now), while also helping to reduce the overall carbon footprint of production agriculture.

What absolute drivel! In my opinion, none of this makes sense at any level. This is a scurrilous and unfounded attack on livestock farming in this part of the world.

Yet, it has to be taken seriously. I make this point because economists at Rothamsted Research have already crunched the numbers where the introduction of a ‘UK...