20 10, 2010

Drilling is coming to an end

After a good harvest we have been working hard to get next years crop in the ground. This is always at the mercy of the weather. This year we have managed do reduce our carbon foot print by direct drilling all the rape. This helps to reduce the amount of fuel that we have to [...]

6 09, 2010

Oxford Foodies Festival Chefs

Last weekend we were at Oxford Foodies Festival and a few of the chefs used our oil in the main demo area. This helped sales and was great to see big names like the Iron Chef using it and saying go out and buy it. I hope that we can add some more faces after [...]

6 09, 2010

Wheat

We have had a good run with out rain but it was never going to last. The heavens have opened and everything is sodden. This is not all bad as we have started to drill next years rape and this rain will do it a world of good. All wheat in and just the spring [...]

20 08, 2010

Rapeseed Harvest

We are now in the middle of harvest, which is our busiest time of year. We grow the crop all year and over the next two months we hope for the weather to hold off and the sun to come out so we can crack on with harvesting our crops. Our rapeseed has now all [...]

4 08, 2010

Harvest has started

The rapeseed harvest has begun. On Monday this week we finished our barley and started on the rape. After a hard year for rape to grow with a very dry period in September/ October last year our yields will be down but a quality will remain. The farm was going flat with the lads on [...]

22 07, 2010

Cotswold Gold

The farm is about to be kicked in to action with harvest fast approaching. We are set to start cutting barley next week with the rape following straight after. This is a new page that we hope you will follow to see what is going on at the farm and so we can let you [...]