Equipment Hire

Equipment hire:  3 days weekend, or 4 days midweek,  or by arrangement

  • Basket press and scratter, with pasteuriser £25
    plus additional refundable deposit £25 – see below
  • Rack press and scratter, with pasteuriser £50
    plus additional refundable deposit £50 – see below
  • Electric mill £45
    plus additional refundable deposit of £45 – see below

Conditions of hire:

  • A deposit equaling the actual hire charge will be charged, refundable if the equipment is returned in clean and good condition by the agreed time. Any loss or damage must be paid for in full, even where this exceeds the deposit. If not returned by the due time a further hire fee will be charged.
  • Instruction will be provided, and equipment may not be taken away until we are satisfied this has been understood and that the equipment will be used correctly.
  • Hartpury Fruit Processing Ltd cannot accept responsibility if equipment is not available for collection due to the failure of a previous hirer to return equipment on time and in good condition. In this event we will seek to offer alternative equipment (subject to availability).

Other supplies and services

Hartpury Fruit Processing Ltd can usually supply bottles, yeasts and other consumables. It can also offer fruit pressing, fermentation, pasteurisation and bottling services at Hartpury Orchard Centre – please contact for details of charges.