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Rich pickings for Essex fruit farm

The recession has hit many companies in the UK hard, but one jam-making company in Essex is refusing to let the gloom dampen their operation.

Family-run Wilkin & Sons has been going strong for nearly 300 years, remains independent and is keen to keep up that tradition.

Dominic Laurie has been to Tiptree to meet farm director Chris Newenham and find out more.

  • 30 Aug 2010
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