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Sarah Green's Field Notes, Wednesday 24th February

Jules BreatnachFeb 24, '21

The positive effect of the previous week's severe weather on the numbers of birds and variety of species came as no surprise. They were recorded as part of the latest annual Big Farmland Bird Count. As pleased as we are to see so many of them - avian refugees from the even...

Artisan Foods from Crouch End

Jules BreatnachFeb 22, '21

We love discovering food that is not just a bit local but super-local, from right on our doorstep. We've managed to find some fantastic producers very, very close to our shop in Crouch End, so here's a shout out to our local food heroes! Jim and his Kim Kong Kimchi Jim and his crew...

Sarah Green's Field Notes, Weds 17th February

Jules BreatnachFeb 19, '21

The weather forecast was correct and the first snow arrived last Sunday. We had checked all weather forecasts on Friday evening and made the last-minute decision to harvest the root vegetables for the following week on Saturday, just before the snowfall. The field team kindly came in to work on...

Sarah Green's Field Notes, Wednesday 10th February

Jules BreatnachFeb 10, '21

I am writing this on Friday afternoon, and it is a glorious day - blue skies with the sun full of warmth, providing a perfect distraction from the mud and water underfoot in the vegetable fields. I have spent the morning working on our vegetable cropping plan, and with lovely weather...