Monthly Archives: December 2015

Bottling apple juice and preparing for lambing……..

Here at Yellingham we’ve embarked on an exciting new project………bottling our own apple juice!  I contacted an apple pressing company from Newton Abbott, who duly arrived on the appointed day and the process began. We had collected kilos and kilos

Posted in Lambs, Member Farms, Recipes, Sheep, Shepherd

Getting to grips with the new online booking system…..

Devon Farms members are trying to get to grips with their new online booking calendars. While it gives us all more flexibility and will – once we are used to it – help to accommodate more variety in our bookings,

Posted in Member Farms, Technology, Uncategorized

Finding Fred……….

Life is never dull on the farm and you never know quite what is going to happen next.  Last week Roger, the farmer, headed out to repair some fences.  The next thing I knew, I had an agitated phone call

Posted in Member Farms, Wildlife

Christmas trees up, champagne on ice!

Our guests should be feeling festive here at Farwood Barton, as Christmas trees are already adorning our self-catering cottages ready for your family get-togethers.  We still have some weekends available so check our bookings page for more details (http://www.farwoodbarton-holiday-cottages.co.uk/price.html).  A bottle

Posted in Christmas, Member Farms