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Posted by Graham on 26/11/20, in

Visitors from the north by Keith Offord

As the nights get longer and the weather gets colder it is unsurprising that a sense of gloom can affect us – more so this year than any. Having said goodbye to the warm days of summer and the associated migrant birds which are now in Africa, there is a compensatory arrival from the north as we play host in the UK to many species which have come to enjoy a feast of berries along with a less severe climate than would be the case on the Continent or Scandinavia for example.

Posted by Graham on 25/11/20, in

Rhug joins forces with Welsh food & drink producers to create unique range of Festive Boxes & Hampers

Rhug Estate has joined forces with a wide range of Welsh food and drink producers, in the run up to Christmas, to create a unique range of gift boxes and hampers for festive shoppers to enjoy.

It is the first time these exciting product combinations have been brought together as part of the Welsh Government funded initiative to encourage shoppers to #SupportLocalSupportWales.

Posted by Graham on 13/11/20, in

More and more women are blazing a trail in the meat industry

For many years, the number of females beginning careers in butchery, processing and distribution was below 10%, in what is a historically male-dominated arena.

Posted by Graham on 21/10/20, in

Celebrating 20 years of farming organically at Rhug

Rhug Estate is celebrating its 20th anniversary of farming organically this month. Lord Newborough and his team successfully transformed the farm from being a low input / low output traditional beef and sheep farm in 2000, to the successful, organic, farming business it is today.

Posted by Graham on 08/10/20, in

From Ewe to You – Organic sheep’s wool used to protect new Rhug Wild Beauty Skincare collection

Rhug Estate is ingeniously using the organic wool from its flock of sheep on the farm to make high quality, sustainable, protective packaging for its new Wild Beauty skin and body care collections. Wool from the farm is also used to produce luxury duvets and mattress toppers.

Posted by Graham on 01/09/20, in

Rhug Estate visitors encouraged to ‘Swap to Organic’ as part of Organic September

Organic September, the UK’s largest campaign to support organic farmers and producers, will be encouraging everyone to make planet-positive decisions, to show that nature has the answer, and a small swap can make a big difference. Throughout September Rhug Estate will be taking part in the scheme to entice customers to make one swap to an organic product.

Posted by Graham on 06/08/20, in

Rhug Estate’s new ‘Café Rhug’ opens Today

The Rhug Estate’s Bison Grill Bistro has been transformed during lockdown into the new Café Rhug, which will open today. Visitors can enjoy a new, fresh menu and a new layout created with everyone’s health and safety in mind.

Posted by Graham on 17/07/20, in

WILD BEAUTY skincare collection launched by Rhug Estate

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new Wild Beauty skincare collection. The collection uses the highest quality natural, organic, hand-picked and wild foraged ingredients from around the Estate in Denbighshire, north Wales.