Tag Archives: CSA

An almost perfect pig move!

We’ve got moving our pigs onto fresh ground every fortnight down to a fine art – almost! Moving the pigs regularly makes for healthy pigs and healthy soil. We’ve never needed to use antibiotics on our pigs as they are … Continue reading

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Snow, and then a thaw

A very big thank you to Lucy, Gemma, Kirsty and and Tom for their help yesterday harvesting all 24 CSA veg boxes just as soon as the snow had thawed. We harvested for everyone on the same day to replenish … Continue reading

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Our first Community Supported Agriculture Meeting! Saturday 29th January

Many thanks to everyone who joined out first Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) meeting on Saturday. It was a lovely, positive session with lots of enthusiasm, and a a quick tour of the farm despite the bitter weather! Eric talked to … Continue reading

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Community Supported Agriculture Scheme details on our website

If you are tempted by a regular, good value supply of vegetables along with the opportunity for some friendly healthy outdoor exercise with other friendly folk in the East of Ipswich I’ve updated The Oak Tree website with details of … Continue reading

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Vegetable CSA Meeting on Monday 25th Oct at McGintys

Anyone who is interested in the vegetable community supported agriculture scheme to start next year at The Oak Tree, or who would like to come and help planting the Forest Garden this winter is invited to McGinty’s pub in Ipswich … Continue reading

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New projects at The Oak Tree

In addition to the Community Supported Agriculture scheme planned for next year discussed here on the Transition Ipswich forums I’m talking to the local council about putting two acres of allotments on The Oak Tree. There is a real shortage … Continue reading

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