Based at Bishops Waltham in Hampshire, the trading portfolio has always been combinable crops, seed and fertiliser, from the outset establishing an acclaimed reputation right across the industry for innovative and progressive initiatives within the grain supply chain.
The highly influential ‘The Grocer’ magazine, reporting on the William Reed food shows at the NEC in Birmingham in early April, described no shortage of “ambition and innovation” amongst the new food and drink products on show. But, according to ‘The Grocer’, one product in particular stood out as having real potential to take on the big players in its category.16/05/2019
What a difference a year makes! This time last year we were still in the grip of a cold, wet spell and the damaging legacy of the ‘beast from the east’. Water tables were full and a lot of land remained to be sown with much of it not being drilled until well into May.25/04/2019
On Friday the 5th April 2019, HRH Prince Charles, The Duke of Cornwall, met with part of The Cornish Maris Otter Group on his visit to St. Austell Brewery.8/04/2019
As we set off into 2019, Robin Appel Ltd is embarking on it’s 40th year of trading, and an exciting one at that. You might question what has fundamentally changed about the business over this time.22/01/2019
Soil Nitrogen Test Now we are in the middle of an extraordinarily dry January, we strongly recommend carrying out soil nitrogen tests on your winter malting barley crops. We feel that this year in particular, it is worth testing to gauge the residual levels in your soils.14/01/2019
Next years Annual Malting Barley Conference will be held 3rd December 2019.6/12/2018
What a year it would be to win it – late sown, hot, dry growing season but chalk soils have produced some really nice samples.8/10/2018