Costa Spring Hatchery, Pickering, N Yorks

Costa Spring Hatchery, Pickering, N Yorks

In 1995 the opportunity arose to take over the National Rivers Authority fish hatchery near Pickering in North Yorkshire. Established in 1932 to provide brown trout to enhance wild fisheries, the site has grown to become one of the major restocking farms in the North of England.

The […]

Brow Well Fisheries, Hebden, Skipton, N Yorks

Brow Well Fisheries, Hebden, Skipton, N Yorks

Brow Well Fisheries has been successfully hatching and growing trout and salmon from its site in the heart of the picturesque Yorkshire Dales for over 20 years.

The site was established by Jonathan Jowett, but is now largely run by his brother Dr Ian Jowett, who later […]