Bobbin Mill Farm

Bobbin Mill Farm Leader case study.

Project description

This project will enable a fourth generation farming family to return the farm to dairy production alongside continuing cattle rearing. The implementation of robotic milking machinery will ensure the economic sustainability of the farm. Mixed farming will spread the risk to the farm in the future.

Need for project

The project is needed to enable the farm to start dairy farming again. To increase productivity and improve the financial viability of the farm. Without the funding the business would not be able to expand into dairy farming.

Total cost: : £113,519

LEADER grant: £35,000

Projected outcomes

New products/technologies: 1

Increase in production with the introduction of dairy.