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Traditional beef farming and our Hereford suckler herd

Traditionally farmed Hereford Mother and Calf grazing on green pasture

Traditional beef farming with our Hereford suckler herd is what we do, alongside making pies of course! It’s a family affair, as it is with many farmers in the UK. The Jalland family has been farming in the Vale of Belvoir for over 500 years! We rear our own beef on the farm at Swan […]

Free Range vs Outdoor Bred Pork

We only use free range meat in our Melton Mowbray Pork Pies, supplied by Packington Free Range in Tamworth. But what does free range actually mean? Pork labelled free range or organic has been raised on high welfare farms, almost certainly in the UK. Organic pork comes from breeding sows and fattening pigs that can roam […]