P. D. Hook is a family owned business founded in the 1950s. Currently located on the existing hatchery site at Cote in Oxfordshire, it has grown to become the largest independent hatchery company in the UK.
Our mission statement is “to remain a major supplier of agricultural solutions to the UK Poultry Industry and Retail Sector, providing our Customers with best cost, quality solutions that add value to their business while fulfilling the expectations of all our stakeholders”.
How we work
We are an integrated agricultural business with rearing, breeding, hatching and growing operations throughout the UK. We are capable of producing 10 million day old chicks and growing 6.5 million chickens a week from our regional sites in Oxfordshire, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, East Anglia, Devon, Scotland and Wales. We currently produce chickens across the full spectrum of growing programs including Standard, Freedom Foods, Oakham Gold, Free Range and Organic.