Raspberries are grown for the fresh fruit market and for commercial processing into individually quick frozen (IQF) fruit, purée, juice, or as dried fruit used in a variety of grocery products. Traditionally, raspberries were a late summer crop, but with new technology, cultivars, and transportation, they can now be obtained year-round. Raspberries need ample sun and water for optimal development Continue Reading
Strawberries are the most popular fruit grown in our country. A staple favourite of the British summer, Strawberries are juicy and delicious any time of year and are a great healthy fruit. Known as a superfood, Strawberries are nutrient-rich, are packed with antioxidants and offer a wide range of health benefits.
Primarily grown in the southern hemisphere and warmer parts of Europe, cherries are much loved for their succulent texture, flavour and gorgeous good looks. Delicious, sweet or tart, cherries are nature’s own candy. Although we don’t think of cherries as being grown in Britain, you will be surprised to know that our growers are challenging convention and have started harvesting Continue Reading
‘Liberty’ is a fantastic new late fruiting blueberry that produces medium sized sky-blue berries with an outstanding flavour. Liberty has an upright habit and when grown with any of our other blueberry varieties will extend your picking season well into September. Producing consistently high yields the berries are not only delicious eaten straight from the bush but are also good Continue Reading
Other Crop and Livestock
Wheat, barley, oil seed rape and potatoes are grown on the farm. The Rooster and Osprey varieties which we grow are good versatile potatoes which make them a popular choice for the consumer.