The Farm Blog

On occasion, we release little blogs and news from the farm or from the members of the community garden.

Local Tomatoes in Winter!

Local Tomatoes in Winter!

This year we have been working with Sacha and Michael to follow the time honoured tradition of conserving locally grown tomatoes for the winter and hungry gap when they cannot be grown here – even in a polytunnel! The tomatoes in these conserves were grown this year...

December Newsletter

December Newsletter

Dear Customer, Your Christmas veg this year will include carrots, onions, red cabbage, parsnips , sprouts and potatoes unless your weekly order is without potatoes. Larger quantities of roots and sprouts with leek and mushrooms are added to the medium and large....

Agricultural diversity

Agricultural diversity

Discover more about Helen’s Bay Organic farm. Biodiversity is the bedrock of keeping the farm a viable sustainable business. Along with biodiversity in our soils and hedgerows, we cultivate economic diversity running a box scheme, a farm shop and a market stall in St. Georges market. Putting our eggs in a lot of baskets reduces the risks.