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Join us for Slow Pig Day on June 3rd
Always wanted to visit? Want to know more about rare breed pigs ... and what they taste like? Come and join us for Slow Pig Day 2018 on June 3rd. More information and tickets available HERE ...
March 2018 News and Farm Round Up
The month of the Beast from the East - parts 1 and 2!I have been accused of obsessing about the weather, but I think this month, I am fully justified in my focus.It has been ... interesting. Challenging, yes. Life-threatening, no. Hard work, definitely. First thing I realised - I have such respect for hill farmers/Scottish farmers and crofters for whom our weather was probably just business as usual. Secondly, if this happened every year, I would be better at dealing with it - every day, I learned something or tried something different to try to improve the situation -...
Did you hear Robert on the Radio?
He's been on Farming Today for the last couple of mornings and is on The Food Programme tomorrow (Sunday 4th at 12.30pm) and again on Monday 5th at 3.30pm ... talking about rare breed pigs!...
February 2018 Farm Round Up
We are in the grip of the Beast from the East as I type this – howling gales and light fluffy snow! The good news is that this means there is no mud to contend with, the bad news is that all our outside water taps are frozen up!The month started much warmer – see our lovely Tamworths with their winter coats shining in the sun – one day was even Spring-like with real warmth in the sun that had us posting pictures of catkins heralding the arrival of Spring – it will be back, I know but right now, it seems...