The Team

Following the retirement of previous generations of family Directors, fourth generation descendant Robert Church (Managing Director) is now running the company.

Robert Church

Robert Church

Managing Director

Vining peas, herbs & spices, contract cleaning, general sales and contract procurement.


Kit Motion

Kit Motion


Farm seed sales, buying back, placing contracts and pulse trading and transport.


Geoff Lakin

Geoff Lakin

Horticultural Sales Manager

Vegetable seed sales, export sales.


Ben Turpin

Ben Turpin

Warehouse Site Manager

High Fen.



One of our plant operators packing seeds

One of our plant operators packing seeds into 25kg poly bags.

Needles for extracting pea moth holes and splits

Needles for extracting pea moth holes and splits.

Seeds packed ready for shipment

Seeds packed and ready for shipment abroad and then palletised seed for despatch.

Maros Peas packed for export

Maro Peas ready for export to Japan for the Pea Snack Trade.

Magic eye machine

Satake ESM 'Magic Eye' machine for achieving even colours.

Pea Picker

'Pea Picker' cylinders for removing pea moth holes.

Gravity table

Kipp Kelly gravity table for removing stones and light material.

Seed grading machine

Kamas Westrup dresser for grading seeds.


40ft container of USA imported seed peas.

Unloading a 40ft container with vining pea seed from Pure Line Seeds USA.

Latest news

Opening Times Our opening times for the High Street Office are: 8.00am - 1.00pm 2.00pm - 5.00pm Monday... Read more

GROWERS NEEDED! We are looking for growing contracts for 2019. If you would like to grow Peas or... Read more

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Dates for your diary

ESSEX YOUNG FARMERS SHOW 2019 Sunday, 19th May, 2019 Read more

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2018 brochure cover

Download our First 100 years brochure

Church of Bures Ltd have been in existence since 1902. We celebrated this great event by producing our very own historic brochure.