The milking machine is at the heart of every dairy farm, harvesting milk from every cow in the herd and conveying it to the bulk tank ready for collection.View More
Kristal D&D specialises in designing milk cooling solutions for dairy farms throughout the United Kingdom.View More
The procurement of the right cleaning and hygiene products for your farm at the right price is crucial to producing milk profitably.View More
Dairy Hygiene Kristal D&D
Kristal D&D operates a route van for all dairy hygiene products and farm consumables (please click on the cover image to the right or here to download our brochre). Our dedicated Salesman visits farms in Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire regularly each month to supply dairy chemicals, spares and sundries. Our vehicle has be specially designed to carry a wide range of products, and the integrated HIAB lift enables us to carry and offload 200kg drums and 1000kg IBCs without the need for specialist lifting machinery being available on the farm.
However, our route van service is much more than just a delivery facility. As well as a dairy farming background, our van saleman Warren Kirby has been trained in dairy hygiene, and is experienced in resolving milk quality.Read More
Robotic Milking Gea INTERESTED?
robotic milking with premium milk quality
Cows welcome the standardized, calm milking routine that takes place on every teat at every milking with GEA’s In-Liner Everything™ process. Teat stimulation, cleaning (or pre-dipping in applicable countries), drying, fore-stripping, milk harvest, and post-dipping all seamlessly occur inside the liner – in one single attachment.
Additionally, milk flow from the beginning to the end of milk harvest - via each individual quarter - continuously passes through the DairyMilk M6850 cell count sensor for analysis and early detection of mastitis. This revolutionary device is the first of its kind, using patented EPT technology, for real-time data that requires no chemical reagents.Read More
ABOUT KRISTAL D&D SINCE 1978
Kristal D&D was set up in 1978 by David Garrett, St John Jones and Edward Daniel, who were already experienced dairy and refrigeration engineers. They were keen to develop their skills into a specialised business offering milking and milk cooling solutions to dairy farmers and milk processors around their base in Bromyard, Herefordshire.
The milking machine and dairy supplies business has now expanded to include farms throughout Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Warwickshire, Monmouthshire and South Shropshire, whilst we offer milk cooling solutions throughout the United Kingdom.
David, Edward and Stjohn have now retired from the business as Directors and Kristal is now operating under new ownership with Jim Gillespie as Managing Director and Duane Sanger as Operations Director overseeing the day to day running. Stjohn will continue to work within Kristal on a daily basis whilst David and Edward will be more on an adhoc as needed basis.
Duane and Jim look forward to working with exiting customers and new customers.Read More
Kristal D&D Blog
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Kristal D&D can provide products for the following equipment permitted in the Countryside Productivity Small Grants, follow the link below.View More
Northern Dairy Equipment
Kristal D&D are now main agents for Northern Dairy Equipment supplying the Sanicleanse System.View More