Good growing conditions and a so-far trouble-free vining pea harvest has provided 240-strong grower co-operative The Green Pea Company with a near perfect season. Farmers Weekly visited a harvesting crew and Birds Eye’s processing plant in Hull to see how the great British staple makes it into our freezers. The Green Pea Company is the sole supplier of frozen food giant Birds Eye’s Hull-based operation, which requires 46,000t of vining peas each year – enough for 45.4% of the UK frozen pea […]