November 4th, 2019 — The Orchard

The Orchard I think we can now call the collection of fruit trees we’ve added to the backyard an orchard.  Saturday we doubled its size when we added two apple trees, two peaches and a pear (again, partridge not included).  We already had two cherry trees, two peaches and a pear, so this adds five… Continue reading November 4th, 2019 — The Orchard

October 28th, 2019 — Secrets of the Castle

Secrets of the Castle If you’re not careful you can learn something every day.  I learned something months ago and just remembered it this morning and realised Medieval housewives were not only innovative they were downright brilliant.   We’ve watched all of the living history series from the BBC available on You Tube. One, Secrets of… Continue reading October 28th, 2019 — Secrets of the Castle

October 21st, 2019 — How We Farm and Why It’s Important

Here at Willow Farm our mission is: To grow good food that nourishes you and your family while simultaneously working to heal the earth. In order for us to achieve our mission we practice Regenerative Agriculture. Regeneration International defines regenerative agriculture as: a holistic land management practice that leverages the power of photosynthesis in plants… Continue reading October 21st, 2019 — How We Farm and Why It’s Important