News From The Farm

October 2019 News From The Farm

Our potatoes and onions are now up and safely in store. It has been a good growing season for us so a good crop was harvested. We are starting to pack and grade potatoes and onions in sacks which are now available for bulk purchase in the Farm Shop. This year we have added another […]

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September 2019 News From The Farm

Onions are currently drying and will be placed in the store ready for sale soon.

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August 2019 News From The Farm

The new season’s potato harvest is just about to get underway with the tops ready to be burnt off and the crops harvested in early September.

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July 2019 News From The Farm

Now the warmer weather has finally arrived all fruits will be ripening fairly quickly. The raspberry crop is looking good although we have had to water them a little. Lovely juicy large berries will be ready to pick soon.

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June 2019 News From The Farm

The first of our strawberries should be ready early this month and will be available to buy from the Farm Shop. Due to all the lovely sunshine in April and May we may be opening the Pick Your Own slightly earlier this year. It will be announced on our website and Facebook page. The gooseberry […]

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April 2019 News From The Farm

The lambs have started to arrive on our tenanted fields but the Lapwings have only just appeared over at Esp Hill Farm. They are a little late for this time of year.

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March 2019 news from the farm

Purple sprouting broccoli should be available soon and another month or so our delicious asparagus will be ready!

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February 2019 News From The Farm

All the pruning of the fruit trees and plants has now finished and winter ploughing is completed.

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November and December 2018 News From The Farm

Most of December is devoted to getting the extra stock sorted for the Christmas demand. We have plenty of our homegrown cabbages at the moment but this will change as soon as we have any significant frosts. We continue to grade more potatoes and onions and have plenty in storage to last the winter.

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October 2018 News From The Farm

Pumpkins are already being harvested and everything is being prepared on the fields for the opening of our PYO Pumpkins, Spooky Maize Maze and Sharland’s Family Fun Fair (20/10/18).

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September 2018 News From The Farm

We have all varieties of cabbage, cauliflowers and broccoli available in the Farm Shop at the moment and there should be a consistent supply available. There may be a short gap on some varieties as we wait for them to be ready to harvest.

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August 2018 News From The Farm

The new seasons potato harvest is just about to get underway with Marfona ready first, followed in the early autumn by Picasso. The onion crop will be ready to harvest by the end of the month and then will be left to dry.

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June 2018 News From The Farm

The first of our strawberries should be ready early this month and will be available to buy from the Farm Shop. Due to all the lovely sunshine in May we may be opening the Pick Your Own slightly earlier this year.

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May 2018 News From The Farm

After a much later start than normal our homegrown delicious asparagus is ready and available in the Farm Shop. We also have rhubarb, purple sprouting broccoli and cauliflower.

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April 2018 News From The Farm

Spring is supposed to be here now! We still appear to be in the middle of Winter. The Lapwings have only just appeared over at Esp Hill Farm, they too are late for the time of year. Plant growth is very behind due to the recent cold and extremely wet weather we have been having.

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March 2018 News From The Farm

The onions from last year are now finished and we have a few pallets of potatoes left in the store. We still have plenty of January King, Savoy, Red and Tundra cabbages, but the White cabbage are starting to deplete now. They will finish some time this month.

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February 2018 News From The Farm

Winter ploughing is now completed and we can finally move onto all the machinery maintenance that is required in preparation for the busy planting season.

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January 2018 News From The Farm

January is a great month for your greens! We have plenty of homegrown Savoy, January King, Tundra, White and Red cabbages along with leeks and of course our delicious sprouts which are not just for Christmas!
Purple sprouting broccoli, cauliflowers, rhubarb and asparagus are all growing well.

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December 2017 News From The Farm

Most of December is devoted to getting the extra stock sorted for the Christmas demand. We have plenty of our homegrown cabbages at the moment but this will change as soon as we have any significant frosts. We continue to grade more potatoes and onions and have plenty in storage to last the winter.

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November 2017 News From The Farm

The autumn harvesting is nearly all completed, so we are settling into the winter routine of grading potatoes and onions out of the store to ensure a good supply for the Farm Shop over the winter months.

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October 2017 News from the farm

Our potatoes and onions are a little slow to come through due to the recent wet weather. Once they are dried and safely in store they will hopefully keep us going through the Winter.

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October 2017 News from the farm

Our potatoes and onions are a little slow to come through due to the recent wet weather. Once they are dried and safely in store they will hopefully keep us going through the Winter.

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September 2017 News from the farm

Our Pumpkins are growing nicely and ripening well, but almost too well so they may be available in the Farm Shop a little earlier this year.

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August 2017 News From The Farm

Our maize maze is open now and we hope it will be lots of fun for our younger customers during the remainder of the school holidays.

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July 2017 News from the Farm

Due to the warm weather last month we had a much earlier start to our PYO season. We still have plenty of fruit available. Late varieties of strawberries including Symphony and Malwina have been planted so we hope to still be picking strawberries until early August this year (fingers crossed).

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