Welcome to Suffolk Farmhouse Cheeses
Suffolk Farmhouse Cheeses is a family-run business established in July 2004 by Jason and Katharine Salisbury.
From the milk of our own herd of pedigree Guernseys, we produce fine hand-made cheeses by traditional methods. We also make other dairy products and rear our own beef and pork.
Christmas trees are now here!! We have a selection of beautiful freshly-cut Spruces and Nords.
Open everyday including Sundays from 9am to 4pm.
FARM SHOP HOURS
The Farm Shop will continue to be open Thursday 10-3, Friday 4-6 and Saturday 9-1 until Friday 13th December. Thereafter shop hours will be:-
Saturday 14th 9-4
Sunday 15th closed
Monday 16th closed
Tuesday 17th closed
Wednesday 18th 9-4
Thursday 19th 9-4
Friday 20th 9-4
Saturday 21st 9-4
Sunday 22nd 9-4
Monday 23rd 9-4
Please note that we will be closed on Christmas Eve- milk and cheeses will be available as usual from the vending machines.
Our Christmas order forms are available from the farm shop, vending room or via email. Alternatively please contact us directly by phone, email or drop into the farm if you would like to place an order without a form.
FREE RANGE TURKEYS
We are now taking orders for free range turkeys and chickens from Hog and Hen Farm Shop. Collection will be Sunday 22nd or Monday 23rd December. Please contact us for more information or see our price list in the vending room.
CHRISTMAS MARKETS AND EVENTS
Come and see us at the special Christmas Farmersí market at Trinity Park on Saturday 14th December. We will have a selection of our cheeses, cream, butter and fresh pork, bacon and gammons for sale, as well as some Christmas trees.
We will also be at the special Snape Maltings Farmersí market on Saturday 21st December- a real must for local festive treats.
WEANERS AND CALVES FOR SALE
We have a variety of very good weaners for sale, £50 each, all rare breed outdoor pigs. We also have Hereford and Angus X calves for rearing, please call or message us for more information.
VOLUNTARY MILKING SYSTEM
In June 2017, we installed a state-of-the-art robotic milking system. This allows the cows the freedom to be milked when they wish, providing a higher welfare system and freeing us up to concentrate more on their daily needs. Customers can visit the farm and watch the robot at work when purchasing milk.
MILK VENDING MACHINE
The Milk vending machine is open 7 days a week, from 7am to 9pm. The milk is priced at £1 per litre, the machine takes 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2 coins. Free plastic bottles are provided. Cheeses, free-range eggs and glass milk bottles are also available from a second vending machine, which accepts notes and gives change. We are very excited to be have this facility to enable customers to help themselves to milk, reuse glass bottles and reduce plastic bottle wastage. We would like to thank the many customers who have already been to use the vending machine for their support.
Every year we have a theme for naming our heifer calves- 2019 is the year of the Islands. So far, we have welcomed Sark, Madeira, Mauritius, Antigua, Sal, Ronde and Monada. We hope they will be joined by more shortly!
We are now selling corn-fed, free-range chickens from the local Hog and Hen Farm Shop. We also have a regular supply of their delicious free-range eggs.
Hope to see you soon!
Jason and Katharine
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We have just won another award! The BALE (Best Alternative Land Enterprise) award run by the Suffolk Agricultural Association. We received the Green Award. The judges were very impressed by our holistic approach, feeding whey to the pigs, rearing our bull calves for beef and growing as much of our own cow feed as possible.