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Littleport Mushroom Farms Ltd

Littleport Mushroom Farms Ltd

Updated October 2023.

About Littleport Mushroom Farms Ltd

Company Overview
Littleport Mushrooms is a state-of-the-art farm near Littleport, Ely. It commenced production in November 2012 with supply of mushrooms to retail and foodservice customers. The farm consists of 48 growing tunnels, and grows button, closed cup and flat white mushrooms alongside a packhouse for mushrooms and radish Extensive areas around the farm are managed for wildlife. These include 0.8 hectare shallow water marsh for wading birds and wildfowl, 0.5 hectare wild bird seed mix that provides seeds for farmland birds to eat during the winter and over 40,000 trees have been planted to create nesting habitat for birds. The farm employs 430 colleagues on an annual basis - providing permanent jobs all year round. The farm plays an active role in hosting local schools and community visits, while also contributing to Open Farm Sunday and local charity initiatives. The Chief Operating Officer is Peter Sargeant.
Company Size 275 UK-based Employees
INDUSTRY Agriculture
Littleport Mushroom Farms Ltd Head Office

East England, United Kingdom

Company Culture at Littleport Mushroom Farms Ltd

The employee experience below at Littleport Mushroom Farms Ltd, compared to a typical company.

63% of employees at Littleport Mushroom Farms Ltd say it is a great place to work*, compared to 54% of employees at a typical UK based company.
Littleport Mushroom Farms Ltd
Typical Company
*Responses to the statement “Taking everything into account, I would say this is a great place to work.” vs. a typical UK company.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their sexual orientation.


This is a physically safe place to work.


I believe management would lay people off only as a last resort.


I am able to take time off from work when I think it's necessary.


I am given the resources and equipment to do my job.

Working at Littleport Mushroom Farms Ltd

Working at Littleport Mushroom Farms

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