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Open Farm Sunday

Posted On: July 18, 2017
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The Open Farm Sunday campaign is a national event aimed at lobbying British farming. Its objective is to encourage the public to learn more about farming, food and production and that’s exactly what the Fairburn’s team did! Fairburn’s teamed up with the Ward family at Uncle Henry’s Farm Shop, Butchery...

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Eggs are Natures’ Multivitamin

Posted On: July 5, 2017
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Nutrition experts say that Brits are being seduced by new ‘superfoods’, wrongly believing they are more nutritious than less expensive everyday foods such as eggs. A recent survey of 2000 adults found that they believed eggs to contain fewer nutritional elements that other fashionable superfoods such as seaweed, almond...

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Scaling for Success!

Posted On: June 26, 2017
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Fairburn’s Head for Nationals of EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Husband and wife team, Daniel and Sarah Louise Fairburn are a force to be reckoned with. Making significant business decisions they have future proofed the business with bold investment planning and expansion. Together with the support of their...

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A-MAY-zing Success!

Posted On: June 21, 2017
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It’s been an a-May-zing month for Alford based egg producer, packer and distributor, LJ Fairburn & Son Limited, a family business for more than 65 years. The family is feeling victorious after winning Made in Midlands ‘Large Manufacturer of the Year Award’ as well as being shortlisted for other...

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Crowned Large Manufacturing Company of the Year

Posted On: May 19, 2017
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Last night, Thursday 18th May, Fairburn’s celebrated as the business was crowned ‘Large Manufacturing Company of the Year’ in the Made in Midlands Awards 2017! Shortlisted candidates for the Made in the Midlands Awards were announced earlier in May and this included Fairburn’s who were up for Manufacturing Innovation...

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Reaseheath Students Gain Real Farming Experience at Fairburn’s

Posted On: May 10, 2017
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As a young dynamic team, Fairburn’s take great pleasure in helping to develop aspiring farmers. When approached by retail partner, Sainsbury’s about having two of thier Reaseheath College students on work experience, they jumped at the chance to share their knowledge. For the students, the work experience placement allowed...

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