We’re gearing up now for a bumper summer, as long as the weather permits! Planting here at Bothen Hill started back in January when early cabbages and calabrese were sown in modules – these have now been planted out and are fleeced to keep them warm and, hopefully, protected from pigeons! We also planted leeks, … Read more
What’s happening in the tunnels and out in the field during this very hot and dry summer.
Vegetables finally growing and being harvested again!
Vegetables suspended until 8 June
Update on growing and planting
Delivering today and open for Farm Gate
Frozen ground stops harvesting of parsnips, plenty of carrots and swede available!
What Bothen Hill achieved last year.
Christmas arrangements at Bothen Hill
Our Christmas turkeys are reared as day old poults, arriving in the Summer, and allowed to grow and mature slowly over the months running up to December. Their feed is supplemented by our organic vegetable waste – we’ve found that cabbage is their favourite! – and they are allowed to roam free in the field … Read more