Mary Mead accepting her award from Princess AnneMary Mead accepting her award from Princess Anne
Yeo Valley’s Mary Mead has won the Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers (RABDF) Princess Royal Award for outstanding services to the dairy industry. Mrs Mead, who oversees her family’s 1,400-acre farm near Blagdon, Somerset, and its 420-head Lakemead herd of British Friesians, picked up the award at Buckingham Palace on Thursday (30 April). Her son Tim runs Yeo Valley, which employs 1,800 people and turns over more than £300m/year.  After winning the award, Mrs Mead spoke on the state of […]