Aspatria Farmers Appoints New CEO

Aspatria Farmers Appoints New CEO Aspatria Farmers, The oldest farming cooperative in the UK, has today announced the appointment of a new CEO, Ian Buchanan. Next year Aspatria Farmers will celebrate 155 years working with farmers across Cumbria, South West Scotland and Northumberland. With a turnover last year of £35.5m and 3 branches centrally located […]

Aspatria Farmers announces new dealership with leading Slurry equipment provider

New Dealership – SAVECO ‘This April, we are pleased to announce we are a direct dealer of the SAVECO products. We already supply a range of slurry separators, pumps and equipment, working with numerous suppliers. The SEPCOM separator has been a popular piece of equipment over the past few years, so we are delighted to […]

2024 FETF Grant

Cluster Flush

2024 FETF Grants The deadline for 2024 Grant applications is nearing for Productivity & Animal Health & Welfare Equipment. We have assisted many of our local farmers and members with purchasing of ‘grant approved equipment’ over the years and this year has been particularly popular, with some new items listed as approved on the 2024 […]

JFC Automatic Calf Feeders

JFC Calf Feeder

JFC Automatic Calf Feeders The Number 1 Selling Calf Feeder Aspatria Farmers are the UK’s number 1 seller of the JFC Automatic Calf Feeder, a labour saving, automatic feeding machine for calves. James Housby, Service Manager, Aspatria Farmers said ‘We have sold and successfully installed a significant number of machines in the last 12 months. […]

Dairy Hygiene Update

With the ongoing energy crisis and the situation in Ukraine, it seems that no sector is exempt from market turmoil and of course this includes dairy hygiene products. In recent weeks we have seen price rises across the board, but some lines are experiencing far greater increases depending on their ingredients. Products containing iodine and […]

Animal Health

Trace elements play a vital role in top performance Trace elements deficiencies in lambs after weaning are common and noticeably impact growth and performance. Lambs need to receive the optimum levels of trace elements to maximize growth rates and health which will determine finishing time and profitability. Tracesure lamb finisher, an intra-ruminal, leaching bolus, uses […]