PYO open June 13th/14th

The Pick Your Own will be open on this Friday 13th June and Saturday 14th June from 9am to 6pm for the first Strawberries and Gooseberries. PLEASE NOTE: it is common at the start of the season to run out of ripe fruit in the first couple of days so...

Posted 12 June 2014

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Vote for us in The Essex Life Fine Food & Drink Awards 2014

The Essex Life Fine Food & Drink Awards 2014 are now open and we would love it if you felt able to vote for us in the Top Farm Shop and also the Coffee or Tea Shop of the year categories. It meant a huge amount to us to win in 2012...

Posted 23 May 2014

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Strawberries now in the Farm shop

The first ready picked strawberries from our greenhouse are now in the farm shop - and they taste fantastic! It's a limited supply each day (they seem in no rush to ripen this year) but we also have lots of lovely strawberries from Ardleigh (Essex) so there should be...

Posted 16 May 2014

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Protecting the Cherries

We reached another milestone in our farming year yesterday as, on a misty morning, the cherry nets were stretched out over the cherry orchards to protect them from the birds. Over the years Stephen Taylor has invented some ingenious contraptions, with the ultimate goal of unfurling over 100 metres of netting...

Posted 30 April 2014

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