Why Oaks Barn Farm Family Farm Stay is greener than the fields that surround us: ✓ Solar panels generate two thirds of our electricity used on the farm. ✓ Our electric car charge point works on an eco plus mode, only charging when solar panels are generating excess power to the farms use, so all … Continue reading A Sustainable green holiday destination
This week has seen the enhanced installation of a guest 4G network linking The Granary, The Coach House and Shepherd's View to the EE 4G network. What this will mean for our guests, access to Netflix and Amazon Prime accounts, higher download speeds and full network access around the farm. Additional benefits have given the … Continue reading Exceeding Our Guest Expectations
With our growing season now upon us, we are now able to offer guests home grown veg currently rhubarb and purple sprouting are in season. In the greenhouse Chilli plants are now in with irrigation to each In this shot you can see one of our first cucumbers of the season . Giant pumpkin variety … Continue reading Guest Veg Boxes
Diced pork from our pigs twice minced 2nd time with bread crumb and an egg to bind then seasoned.
Typically the damson should blossom in April but this year in the orchard it started on the 1st of March 2019. The damson was introduced into the American colonies by English settlers before the American Revolution. It was regarded as thriving better in the continental United States than other European plum varieties; many of the earliest references … Continue reading Damson Blossom
Our lovely Coach House Guests just got one of these For more information on booking a Farm stay with us Oaksbarnfarm.co.uk
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Oaks Barn Farm have been granted approval for a Workplace charging point, to allow both staff and guests to charge their cars from the sun. Our first guests to use our charge point traveled from Germany to plug into our sun. #ElectricVehicles are expected to account for between 10% and 50% of total sales in … Continue reading Farm Stay Offers Guests Green Energy for their tank.
In the March issue of Country Smallholder, a survey conducted by the rural insurer NFU Mutual has revealed that almost half of the population (47%) dream of getting closer to nature and living a more sustainable lifestyle. Realising the dream however is not for the fainthearted or work shy, running a farm or small holding … Continue reading Half The Uk Population Dreams of Becoming a Smallholder
Clearing the freezer from last year's produce. Red peppers Tomatoes Garlic Worcestershire sauce Salt & pepper to season Stock cube Chillies Cooked on the log burner for that true winter feel. Add water or white wine wine as required Allow to cool and blend to desired consistency.