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Three go out in the snow…

On Sunday, Chris H, Tom and I pottered up to the farm in the snow to make a start on the third polytunnel. Our polytunnel frames were secondhand, so now we’re onto the third and final one we are running … Continue reading

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Second box of September

In the boxes this week: – Sweetcorn – Courgettes – Melon(s) – Cucumber/green pepper – Tomatoes – Carrots Two of: – Lettuce – Runner beans – French beans and the following were available from the farm on a pick your … Continue reading

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First box of September

In the boxes the first week of September… – Sweetcorn – Runner beans – Green peppers or cucumber – Courgettes – French beans or purple pepper – Tomatoes – Carrots – Swiss chard

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The goslings are here!

Welcome to the world, Snowy and Frosty the embden goose hatchlings, one day old!

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Our chickens on The Guardian Gardening Blog

Here are our ladies on The Guardian Gardening Blog…  

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Working party Saturday February 25th

Last Saturday felt almost like spring, and CSA members gathered at the farm to make an excellent start to the new growing season!                    

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Second week of February Veg Box

In the veg box this week: – 1kg carrots – 160g Sprouting broccoli – 3 leeks – a few Brussels sprouts

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End of November, beginning of December… veg box

This week’s veg box contains … – 700g carrots – 1kg potatoes – 350g sprouts – 1 celeraic – 1 sprout top (cook like cabbage) – 2 chillis and a very small green pepper – half a Crown Prince squash … Continue reading

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Acorn Antics! The arrival of the pigs at The Oak Tree

Today was a big day at The Oak Tree Low Carbon Farm -the arrival of the first two pigs to be cared for, and utimately eaten by, Acorn Antics – our very own pig club. Richard went to record the … Continue reading

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October’s fifth box

In the shares this week: – 1 small Japanese red squash – 1 Brussels sprout top (cook like cabbage) – 2 small green peppers – 1kg carrots – 1 kg potatoes – 3 Florence fennel – 2 red chillis and … Continue reading

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