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
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.
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.
For many small businesses the future could be perceived to hold nothing but uncertainty. Truth is in any climate tomorrow comes with no guarantees. There is no better time than now, to hold on tightly to what you are good at, for us it is now, what has always been providing good quality family farm … Continue reading Continuing to Grow Beyond Brexit
Using by-products of biomass heating for plant growth
Today we took delivery of our new hen pad allowing our chickens to graze in the orchard whilst being protected from mr fox. Supplied by Solway Recycling https://www.solwayrecycling.co.uk/recycling-services this UK based company produce a range of products from recycled plastics fitting our environmental policy whilst at the same time supplying eggs to our farm stay … Continue reading Recycled plastic chicken pen