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“Eggs are in vogue” as Sales Hit a Record High

Posted On: February 13, 2018
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Back in fashion, with sales soaring in recent years Egg sales have topped 6 billion for the first time in 40 years. Retail egg sales are on the march for the eleventh year running, rising by 250m in 2017 and as one of the healthiest sectors of UK agriculture...

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Our British Blue Eggs… as used on BBC Radio 2!

Posted On: February 12, 2018
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Have you tried cooking with our fabulously fresh, free range British Blue Eggs? Well, Nigel Barden has on the Simon Mayo Drivetime Show on BBC Radio 2! Foodie presenter and chef, Nigel Barden chose no ordinary eggs to cook with… he selected our rich and luxurious blue eggs, which...

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A Cracking Toast Topper for National Toast Day

Posted On: February 5, 2018
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The egg loving team at Lincolnshire based LJ Fairburn & Son Ltd is encouraging everyone to get toasting as they celebrate National Toast Day on the 22nd February 2018. Eggs on toast – the perfect pairing! This is how the Fairburn team and family, young and old, like to...

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Does the colour of an egg affect the taste?

Posted On: January 30, 2018
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A Facebook Debate has raised the question about whether the colour of an egg affects the taste. The all British Blue® egg which has been created, developed and produced by farming family, LJ Fairburn & Son Ltd in Lincolnshire, has been acclaimed by judges the ‘perfect egg’ since achieving...

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Cooking up a Treat in Parliament!

Posted On: January 18, 2018
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We couldn’t be prouder of our Fairburn chicks! This week our brilliant sales duo Lynette and Tabby were showcasing our British Blue® eggs in Parliament with Rachel Green, celebrity chef. They were so excited to have spoken to Politician Victoria Atkins and DEFRA Minister, George Eustice, about our eggs and...

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Job Opportunity – Mechanical / Electrical Engineer

Posted On: December 6, 2017
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We have an opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to work alongside our current engineer at the Burgh le Marsh  production facility near Skegness. This is an excellent opportunity for an immediately available Mechanical / Electrical maintenance engineer looking to join a leading, well established family run business on a...

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