|Hinton St Mary Farms – Throughout its history the village has been based on farming on land owned for many centuries by the Pitt-Rivers family. The four farms which once operated in the village centre have disappeared and today Hinton St. Mary Farms is centred on Home Farm located on the edge of the village.It is a mixed farm covering 675 hectares on four principal plots. Home Farm is by far the largest consisting of 484 hectares of variable soils. Its dairy currently has 390 cows, machine milked three times per day to produce an average annual yield per cow of 10,800 litres. All dung is scraped into a slurry lagoon and spread on the fields.
The main crops are winter wheat, oil seed rape, winter barley and forage maize. Three grain stores are located at Home Farm with a total capacity of 2,800 tonnes. Some areas are kept as permanent pasture and grass margins as well as game cover and horse paddocks.
|Harts of Stur – The UK’s largest instore and online retailers of cookware and
|Turks Garage – Established in 1988 offering Petrol and Diesel Car & Light Commercial MOT’s, Servicing and Repairs.
Tel: 01258 472686
|Comins Tea House personally source fine single estate teas from around the world & work with British designers to produce our own range of teaware. You can visit us online or at our Tea House where you can also enjoy all of our teas alongside a locally sourced menu
|EB Marsh & Son Ltd is a family run electrical retailer established in 1930, offering great personalised customer service, a fantastic range of products with very competitive pricing, often with free delivery and installation.
|Blackmore Vale Vets – Approved as a RCVS Small Animal and Equine accredited practice, one of the smallest practices to be approved. We have four veterinary surgeons, two qualified veterinary nurses, one student nurse, one animal nursing assistant and one kennel assistant.
|Symonds & Sampson – Estate Agents, Auctioneers and Property Surveyors
Tel: 01258 473766
|Streeters Carpets & Beds – Beds, Mattresses, Carpets, Vinyls, Curtains, Blinds and Recliner Chairs
Tel: 01258 472733
|National Farmers Union Insurance – Providing insurance, financial services and health and safety services throughout Dorset
|Spear Travels – award-winning, independent travel agency established in 1983. We have eleven branches across the UK and a nationwide network of local travel consultants who work from home.
Tel: 01258 473355
|Else Family Butchers were established in 1997. The shop is still family run by Julian and Heidi, plus three full time butchers who ensure that all our meat is trimmed to a very high standard.
Tel: 01963 362276
Email: Julian@elsefamilybutchers.com or email@example.com
Address: Else Family Butchers, High Street,
|Poisedale Limited has been based in the old Estate yard in Hinton St Mary for thirty years and employs more than twenty furniture designers, cabinet makers and other specialists. Poisedale design, manufacture and install high end bespoke furniture and joinery, mostly for the London market but also internationally. .
|Wessex Photo the photo specialists for helpful friendly advice on Cameras, Binoculars, Photo Gifts, Poster Prints, Canvas Prints, Bespoke Framing, Passport Photos, Developing & Printing, Video/ Cine Tape to DVD
“Making the most of your memories”
|Marketplace Dry Cleaners, a friendly family business run by Peter and Deborah Hurst is not just a dry cleaners but provides a wide range of services.
On site dry cleaning of clothing such as suits, skirts, trousers and wedding dresses as well as household items including loose covers, curtains, blankets etc.
Laundry, washing including duvets, sheets, shirts as well as a press only service.
Other services include, alterations and repairs to trousers, skirts, dresses, fitting new zips as well as re-waxing of coats, shoe repairs and hire of carpet cleaning machines.
|Farnfields Solicitors, Your local law firm specialising in family law, lifetime planning, housing and property, tax and trusts, wills and probate, commercial and agricultural law. At Farnfields Solicitors we always put your interests first, that’s why we have been in business since 1936.
Open weekdays and our Sturminster office is open on the first Saturday morning of each month and our Shaftesbury office open every Saturday