eat local, grow local
They farm their own pigs, have some geese and hens and Sarah, 'the farmer's wife' makes some of her own marmalades and chutneys too.
They have a weekend farm shop open Saturday 10am - 4pm and Sunday 10am - 1pm where you…Continue
Added by SarahF on January 28, 2012 at 17:05 — No Comments
I just love coincidences! Last Saturday Dave Richards gave a really interesting talk about permaculture at Minstead Study Centre. He illustrated his points with a brilliant range of slides and one of them showed some strange looking tubers that looked a little like Jerusalem Artichokes. When the audience was asked if anyone knew what they were someone called out Oca..... No I hadn't heard of them either..... When I got home afterwards I checked my emails and there was one entitled…Continue
Well, my letter has finally been published. No responses yet, but I wasn't expecting a flood of interest straight away. I need to create a poster version to put on the village noticeboard, and get the contact details for the garden club and the village show secretary. For now, in case anyone is interested, here is the letter:
Local food and growing your own…Continue