The old blackbird brand logo previously used by G H Dean and Company Ltd was updated in 2013. The Company now trades under the name of Blackbird Farming.
We farm 1326 hectares (ha) of combinable crops, with 170 ha of apple, pear, plum and cherry orchards. 1,600 breeding sheep graze 352 ha of grassland much of which is of environmental importance on the Swale Estuary, a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
Fruit is marketed by ABB Marketing Ltd our producer organisation supplying major supermarkets locally, nationally and internationally with our top quality produce. We have a strong presence in the wholesale market where our fruit is sold under the Blackbird Farming brand. We are proud to be a member of Produced in Kent, a trade organisation dedicated to supporting and promoting local food, drink and craft businesses in Kent.