11th July 2019

All is well

A week in which the hay bales were collected in, the garden transformed, critical farm financial matters dealt with, the delivery of the wool booked in, […]
29th June 2019

Time to move the cattle

An interesting week on the farm, though more about visitors and finance. The move of the young cattle to the back of the farm, together with […]
30th May 2019

Biodynamic activity is underway

Everything came together this week to allow the start of this season’s biodynamic activity. In the first place, the weather allowed the newly drilled fields to […]
22nd May 2019


The English landscape Someone, perhaps Robert Brooke wrote a line to the effect ‘how fortunate to be in England now spring has come’. Whether we are […]
9th May 2019

Higher Tier Stewardship

This has been a very active week on the farm. The first stages of reseeding required for our Higher Tier Stewardship have been completed – in […]
3rd May 2019

Lots of activity

It has not been an average week by any stretch of the imagination, and that statement ignores the change in the weather. The most important news […]
24th April 2019

Busy Days!

As always lambing is a hard time for those actively involved. After 15 days, more than two-thirds of the ewes have lambed. It means long hard […]
17th April 2019

Spring has sprung!

Well it has been one of those weeks – and the weather has played only a small part. Lambing started on Monday, TB testing was on […]
12th April 2019

Excellent inspection news!

I think I must start by reporting that our inspection on Thursday went really well and so we retain our Red Tractor Assurance and Soil Association […]