April

Monday 10th May 2010

Monday 10th May 2010

We had the driest and sunniest March I can remember. In so many springs we get behind and are forced to plant before the soil has dried enough to make a good seed bed.This year has been perfect, with new plants rapidly rooting out into fine, well aerated soil. The farm resembles a massive landscape art project as we cover lettuce,... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

For those of you new to the box scheme and my annual laments, we are now entering the... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

We seem to be doing pretty well with awards recently. First the Observer... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

Our unsung hero of the vegetable world this month is spring greens. Springtime in the UK brings surprisingly few homegrown vegetables; we often describe the period as the... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

After a quiet couple of months on the farm, things are really starting to get going now, with crops like leeks and parsnips still to harvest as well as planting to get done. It takes a fair bit of organising to make it all happen. The first carrots are just about to emerge, so we... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

Back before Christmas many of you filled in our survey about life with our vegboxes. We followed this up with some customer suppers in customers... continued