Posted on Sunday, 28 November, 2021 - 14:10
I am pleased to say that we are now selling eggs from a local organic farm.
The chickens at Glebe Farm in Pitney (near Langport) are kept in small flocks and range free on grassland which provides a major part of their diet.
As a result you wil...
Posted on Sunday, 14 November, 2021 - 11:56
Yesterday we made good on a 3-year-old promise to have a staff farm walk. The bright morning sun saw a small group of us (we are 13 in all) gather for a coffee and tea celebration accompanied by cake before setting off to see the veg. We...
Posted on Sunday, 7 November, 2021 - 22:13
For a little while it looked like the wet weather was going to upset our potato harvest and then rather unexpectedly the clouds lifted and presented a window for us to finish. Our ground dries quickly so after just 2 days without rain we were b...
Posted on Monday, 8 March, 2021 - 21:24
It's March. Spring is in the air. New season crops are around the corner?
Well not exactly.
We are in fact coming to a period of time known as the hungry gap when UK produce begins to dwindle and we rely on stored and imported crops....
Posted on Friday, 25 December, 2020 - 08:21
On the 16th of March 2020 in the space of a few days we became ‘key workers’. A term none of us had heard before. That morning, a group of us, recently enlarged by former staff returning to help out, stood in a st...
Posted on Thursday, 26 November, 2020 - 10:27
This picture is of Remke and Lucy harvesting sprouts for Christmas in 2006.
We will be delivering Veg boxes in the week beginning 21 December. Deliveries will be made on THE DAY BEFORE your usual delivery day, so please remember to put y...
Posted on Saturday, 30 May, 2020 - 14:15
As we look forward to our homegrown cherry tomatoes, once again I read that we have set a new weather record as the warmest/driest May on record comes to a very hot end.
Although the lack of rain helps to manage the weeds we find ourselves in the...
Posted on Monday, 30 March, 2020 - 07:14
Thank you for your custom and support over the years and during these extraordinary times.
Regretfully, from April 18th we are no longer able to offer bespoke orders.
As you can imagine, there has been a huge increase in demand for home d...
Posted on Tuesday, 24 March, 2020 - 07:15
As you might imagine we are experiencing unprecedented demand for vegetables. We have taken on extra staff increased hours and are working literally night and day to attend to the orders.
As some things are in short supply we have simplified...
Posted on Sunday, 25 November, 2018 - 17:59
After many months of searching we are pleased to announce that we have sourced a fully compostable (plastic free) bag which we can use to pack leafy produce. Our bags are made using GMO-free starch from thistles, and will break down fully in a...