St Just, Cornwall. 01736 788454
CSA Winner 2015

Joint winners of the Cornwall Sustainability Awards 2015 in the category “Best Contribution to a Sustainable Food Economy – From Nature to Plate”.

 

Bosavern Community Farm is situated near St Just at the very western tip of Cornwall near Land’s End. We are a not-for-profit Social Enterprise run on Wholesome Food Association principles by a community of employees, members and volunteers.

bosavern-community-farm-seen-from-the-fields-behind-the-cemetery

Our Vision is to develop a self-financing, community-led, food-growing initiative to benefit the wider community of St Just and West Penwith in an economically, environmentally and socially sustainable way.

2016 open day, tour of the square metre veg beds (1)

2016 shop, new road sign

 

The objectives of the Farm are:

  • To produce and sell local food
  • To provide community access to land and its produce
  • To provide opportunities for the local community to come together and learn about growing food, agriculture and  sustainable living
  • To provide a space for events, workshops, training, social time and celebration

 

Currently we grow and deliver fresh, local vegetables and eggs to the local community through our veg boxes, our farm shop, local farmers’ markets and to local businesses and schools. We have 6 polytunnels, a fruit cage, several bee hives and a number of outbuildings including the Hive, our education space.

 

In addition Bosavern Community Farm provides an environment for education, workshops, events and for the community to cultivate skills and join together to celebrate the produce and the seasons. 

 

  • Camping 2019
    This year we are offering camping as normal over the summer, bookable through pitchup.com - but also through phoning us on 01736 788454, emailing info@bosaverncommunityfarm.org.uk, or asking in person at the farm. Our main camping starts for the Lafrowda weekend on July 18th and continues till after the bank holiday weekend at the end of […]
  • Finding a few more flowers....
    Catmint in the haxagonal planter in the Bee Garden.Bristly ox-tongue outside a polytunnel.Cocksfoot grass in Home Field.White borage, bird's foot trefoil, and purple viper's bugloss in the wildflower strip in Home Field.Common mallow on the path to our tree-bogs.Nipplewort in the Market Garden.Pink purslane on the farmyard.Purple sprouting broccoli on the Market Garden, left to […]
  • New potatoes and broad beans
    Yesterday we dug up our first new potatoes of the season (69kg of Casablanca, now for sale in the farm shop and at the weekend's markets for £2 per kg), and today we harvested the first broad beans too (28kg, also in shop and markets for £3 per kg). Maybe we can now tentatively declare […]

Bosavern Community Farm,

St Just,

Penzance,

Cornwall,

TR19 7RD.

01736 788454

info@bosaverncommunity
farm.org.uk

Farm Shop

Monday - Sunday

11am - 6pm