News

  • Gearing up for Bonfire Night party

    After the success of our last event, Open Farm Sunday, we’ve been asked many times if we’re going to hold any more events. Events are something we want to build on so we can engage with the local community and …

  • 5 star rating for Elm Tree Farm Shop

    Last week a food safety officer visited the Farm shop for a spot check and we’re really proud to announce that we got top marks with a 5 star rating! But if truth be told, we can’t take all the …

  • Summer fun for youngsters at holiday club

    Everyone’s having a great time at the Farm holiday club this summer! We’ve made scarecrows, cobwebs, mosaics, bug hotels and, of course, taken good care of the animals and flowers. Lewis’ first holiday club Lewis Perry has cerebal palsy and …

  • Conservation grazing at Stoke Park Estate

    If you’re local to Stapleton you may have noticed fencing works around the field along which Heath House Lane runs. This work is being carried out by Bristol City Council (BCC) who’ve been busily making the field ready for cattle. …

  • Volunteering at the Farm

    Like many charities, the Farm is always looking for volunteers to help us develop and grow, helping us not only to become a thriving social enterprise, but also to provide wider opportunities and experiences for the people we support. Over …

  • Sale on bedding plants and hanging baskets

    Summer is now officially upon us so we’re having a sort out in the plant nursery. We’re reducing stock in order to make way for our ever-growing range of perennial plants. All six packs of annual bedding plants are now …

  • Little jars of delight

    The Market Garden Team, Anna Swift and Lisa Allen, have been busy making lots of jams and chutneys over the last few months, which some of you may have already sampled via our onsite Farm shop or stall at St …

  • New home for perfect piglets

    We’ve recently seen the arrival of four eight-week-old Oxford Sandy and Black gilt (female) piglets. Our own Middle White sows, Flossy and Dotty, haven’t yet blessed us with piglets, but we were lucky enough to be contacted by Bill Lambert, …