Founded in 2001 by Richard Tanton,

Who has been in the agricultural trade since 1971. He started Blakewell Services by selling and servicing used tractors and machinery. Building his business up to a point where in 2007 he became a Deutz Fahr dealer for North Devon.

He soon out grew the premises at Blakewell Hill Farm and moved into Mill Road Trading Estate in Barnstaple, to continue his family based business.

From these premises he expanded the machinery business taking on many top brands.

In 2013 he purchased “Devtrac” at Hatherleigh to expand even further now becoming the main Deutz Fahr, SAME and Lamborghini Dealer for Devon.