News

  • 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, …

  • Playing a part at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

    Elm Tree Farm has proudly played a part in this year’s world-renowned RHS Chelsea Flower Show. They were approached by, and teamed up with, organisers behind a new product called The Willow Wand – a beautiful mini tree made of …

  • Family fun at Open Farm Sunday

    We’re really getting busy down on the Farm as we gear up for our Open Farm Sunday on 5 June. The usual events such as ‘make an animal out of fruit and vegetable’, apple bobbing, the petting area, and our …

  • Orphaned lambs are the latest arrivals

    It’s a hive of excitement and activity here at Elm Tree Farm; we’ve adopted nine baby lambs from a local sheep farmer. Feeding them is a very popular activity as they need to be bottle-fed, so there’s never any shortage of …

  • Homegrown, grass-fed beef now available

    If you’re in Bristol and looking for local beef, look no further than our Elm Tree Farm shop. Today marked the culmination of over two years hard work to supply delicious local beef direct from the Farm.  We have a …

  • A birthday carrot for Chip

    Chip is a Piebald Cob, born onsite to mum, Rain, and last week we celebrated his first birthday! To celebrate, Sue Barton, animal manager, brought a carrot cake in for the staff and trainees who have worked hard all year …

  • New holiday club for young people with learning disabilities

    This summer, Elm Tree Farm is starting a new holiday club for youngsters aged 11-18 years who have learning disabilities and/or autism. The club will provide an opportunity for children and young people to make friends, try new activities, learn new …