Sainsbury has declared a leading farmer an organic hero as part of its annual organic Hero of the Year awards.
Helen Browning’s Eastbrook Farm supplies high quality pork, bacon and sausages to the retailer and was awarded the title of Organic Supplier of the Year 2004.
An expert panel of judges selected Browning after looking for evidence of excellence across a range of areas, from innovation to environmental consideration.She said: “I want to grow livestock in a way that respects the animals, and I think they taste better for it.”
Arrow Organic Vegetables took the title of Organic Producer of the Year.