Harvested English Coriander seed,

November 5th, 2019|

English Coriander seed harvest After many years of testing English weather conditions and difficulties in drying the English Coriander seed, we are pleased to [...]

English Angelica Harvest

September 30th, 2019|

English angelica harvest We are excited to report that our English Angelica has just been harvested after 15 months in the ground This is [...]

Brexit and botanical trading

September 11th, 2019|

Brexit again -  and the future for botanical trading There is much uncertainty surrounding the details and what the outcome of Brexit might mean [...]

Progress of our UK Angelica crop

June 7th, 2019|

Inspecting progress of our UK Angelica crop We have recently been to inspect the progress of our UK Angelica crop which ‘celebrated’ its 12-month [...]

Planting new Coriander crop

April 30th, 2019|

Planting UK Corriander Good news! Our 2019 crop of UK Coriander was planted on Wednesday 24th April All fingers are now crossed at Beacon [...]

Checking on the Spanish Citrus

February 28th, 2019|

Checking the progress of the Spanish Citrus The processing of citrus fruit is underway, and Tommy went to check in on the progress in [...]

Checking the UK Angelica crop

January 15th, 2019|

Checking the UK Angelica crop We lifted a couple of our UK Angelica plants recently to check on the root structure. We [...]

The Craft Distilling Expo London 2018

September 28th, 2018|

The Craft Distilling Expo, London 26th – 27th September 2018 Beacon Commodities have returned from a successful exhibition at the Craft Distilling Expo in [...]

Botanical supplies and Brexit

September 3rd, 2018|

Botanical supplies and Brexit Britain will leave the EU on 29th March 2019, which is only seven months away! Focusing on botanicals We [...]

UK Angelica

August 22nd, 2018|

UK AngelicaFinally after a few heavy rainstorms our Angelica seems to be well underway.We planted this in the Fens back in May and got off [...]

Bees and English Coriander

August 2nd, 2018|

Bees and English Coriander The English coriander fields are perfect for honeybees in search of pollen Working with Tommy, I sometimes need a [...]

Juniper in Macedonia

July 11th, 2018|

Juniper crop in Macedonia. Tommy visits Macedonia to see what may be expected from the 2018 crop. Well it is safe to [...]

UK Coriander crop

July 10th, 2018|

UK Corriander crop Gin and beer sales are not the only thing benefiting from this lovely spell of weather we are having in the [...]

Video of Angelica planting

June 12th, 2018|

Video of planting angelica in the UK Beacon Commodities have planted a trial site of angelica in the heart of the Fens in the [...]

Planting angelica in the UK

June 8th, 2018|

Planting Angelica in the UK Beacon Commodities planted a trial site of angelica in the heart of the Fens near Huntingdon. We are excited [...]

Supplying the Japanese market

March 19th, 2018|

Japanese whisky distilleries A well-established whisky scene in Japan is leading to a number more gins being released onto the market. Many [...]

Visiting Pyeonchang

March 15th, 2018|

Visiting Pyeonchang Tommy and Michael visited  Pyeonchang to follow James Whitley at the Winter Paralympics. Beacon Commodities ‘de-camped’ to Pyeonchang for a [...]

Lemon harvest underway in Egypt

March 7th, 2018|

Lemon harvest underway in Egypt Michael visits our joint venture in Egypt that produces lemon and grapefruit ribbons. With the Lemon harvest underway in Egypt, [...]

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