ANYONE FOR TENNIS?
Wimbledon is one of the signs that the English summer is here. But Wimbledon would not be Wimbledon without strawberries and cream. Well, Wimbledon is officially upon us and the country is prepared for more glorious weather for the tournament.
It’s hardly surprising then that Wimbledon fortnight is one of our busiest times for cream. Arla farmers across the UK and colleagues at our Stourton and Oakthorpe dairies have been busy preparing for Britain’s love affair with strawberries and cream to kick in, with demand for cream set to hit one of its highest levels since Christmas. We are predicting an 11 per cent uplift in production of cream to meet demand – that’s nearly 1 million litres of cream in 2 weeks