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June 2016 Newsletter

By | June 7th, 2016|

We supposedly have four seasons in this country, although it is sometimes hard to believe! Certainly over recent years, our weather has not conformed to the traditional seasonal patterns one usually expects...

April 2016 Newsletter

By | April 7th, 2016|

Once a year we are inspected by Soil Association Certification Ltd., the certification wing of the Soil Association organic food and farming charity. They certify our organic status, and grant us the right to display their symbol and [...]

March 2016 Newsletter

By | March 14th, 2016|

I, like millions of others, sat down last Monday evening to watch Mary Berry and her Foolproof recipes. I will be the first to admit that I am completely biased but I did think the [...]

Coleshill Organics on BBC2!

By | February 18th, 2016|

Dear friends, Great news: The BBC has just confirmed that Coleshill Organics will appear on Mary Berry’s Foolproof Cooking at 8.30pm on Monday 29th February on BBC2! Mary Berry’s team spent a day filming Mary [...]

It’s all in the soil!

By | February 1st, 2016|

We've been busy this week digging holes! Alex, a soil science student from Aberdeen University, is helping us to take soil samples from across the garden to measure the fertility of the land, as well [...]

Wheat berries and purple sprouting

By | January 5th, 2016|

A hearty and healthy lunch combining toothsome wheat berries, clean greens and crispy fried onions. Wheat berries are the entire wheat kernel except for the hull. They take a while to cook but have a [...]

January 2016 Newsletter

By | January 5th, 2016|

A happy New Year to all our wonderful customers. We hope you all had a restful, peaceful Christmas and New Year. This always feels like a unique time, a suspended time a time when our [...]

Garlicky Roast Potatoes

By | May 25th, 2015|

These are a delicious and easy way to enjoy the delights of new potatoes. The are an ideal accompaniment to either chicken or fish. Ingredients 800g new potatoes 3 x fresh garlic bulbs few sprigs [...]

June 2015 Newsletter

By | May 25th, 2015|

The Hungry gap is well and truly here. It always seems particularly cruel as May and June are two of the busiest months in the garden, yet they are the months when we have to [...]

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