Join a veg box scheme with a difference on our farm near Colchester. You’ll get a share of fresh local veg every week and if you join us on the farm for work days and social events, you’ll get a share of fresh air too. It’s a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) scheme.
We’re excited this year to have our own heated propagating facilities. We’ve put up a new 30ft polytunnel and built a heated bench to give our early seedlings some warmth from below to help them on their way. It will make a big difference because until now we’ve had to buy our early plants from … Continue reading A new place to grow
We’re so pleased to be offering a selection of events at the farm hosted by our friends and supporters. Please see the table below for dates and details! Date and Time Event Title Host Contact for booking and more details 12th March 202312noon-2pm Explore the relationship between agricultural food crops & wild plants Marley and … Continue reading Events at the farm 2023
Starting all over again I love this time of year when we transition from one growing season to the next. The slate is being wiped clean and we’re starting all over again. Throughout the year I find myself listing all the things we’ll do differently next season and now is the time we can put … Continue reading News from the farm – spring 2023
Turnips are a member of the same veg family as broccoli. They are high in nutrients and low in calories making them a healthy addition to a rounded diet. Both the root and the greens of the turnip are delicious and nutritious. It can be eaten raw, roasted, or sauteed. Recipes Asian turnip salad Raw … Continue reading Recipes and facts – Turnips