Yearly Archives: 2014

The Polar Express & Steeperton Tor Walk

Tickets are now on sale for the Polar Express on Dartmoor Railway The Railway line in Okehampton is only one of two places in the entire country that offers this exclusive ride. It really is a magical journey and one

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Mary Stevens’ Devonshire Splits

Mary Stevens’ Delicious Devonshire Splits We loved the message that came with this recipe. It simply said… “It is ALWAYS the right season for Splits!” You’ll get no arguments from us about that. Despite it being December, we think these

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Celia Ryall’s Malvern Pudding

Malvern Pudding is a favourite of Celia’s family The recipe has been passed down from generation to generation. Below are the ingredients and the directions on how to create this masterpiece, we hope you enjoy it. Ingredients Base 1lb cooking

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Farm dogs stories

Lindy & Robin of Harton Farm With the advent of shorter days and dark mornings, checking the sheep in the early half-light had been problematic, until I acquired a new cap. Rarely has a goody-bag yielded anything truly useful, but

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Halloween flower arrangement

Pumpkin Flower Arrangement Sally Lawrence from Godford Farm sent us this suggestion for a Halloween flower arrangement… Not everyone has the time or possibly even the skill to be able to carve out the perfect pumpkin. An alternative is the

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A typical autumn week on the farm…

One of our members submitted this fantastic article about a typical week they might experience at this time of the year. It sets a wonderful scene of what it is like dealing with the day-to-day tasks on a farm but at

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Liz Sansom’s Smoked Devon Trout Roulade

Liz Sansom’s favourite recipe for a party at Widmouth Farm Cottages Liz says… “It looks impressive and yet is really easy to make and tastes totally delicious.” Liz learnt how to make this recently on a one day course at

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It’s Wool Week

Wool Week – The Campaign For Wool We’re currently smack bang in the middle of wool week (6th – 12th October) #woolweek – It has been initiated by ‘The campaign for wool’ to raise awareness amongst consumers about the unique,

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Aunty Deborah’s Spicy Tomato Chutney

Little Comfort Farm: Aunty Deborah’s Spicy Tomato Chutney Jackie who owns Little Comfort Farm in North Devon is the first brave soul to offer up a dish for our new recipe section on the Devon Farms blog. Jackie told us…

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Some delicious recipes for you to try…

The Devon Farms community have been chatting recently, about the sort of things that we do best and how we might be able to use that to benefit you, our visitor even more. We’ve all agreed that providing holiday accommodation

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