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”.

Monthly Archives: December 2015

We’re really proud to have won the “Best Contribution towards Creating a Sustainable Food Economy – From Nature to Plate” category at the Cornwall Sustainability Awards, organised by Cornwall Council and the Environment Agency.

We faced stiff competition and would like to say a massive thank you to everyone involved in the farm, from our workers and volunteers to our customers and the community. Without your support, the farm would not be possible.

Big congratulations to the joint winners: Devon and Cornwall Food Association, too.

If you have not seen our video entry for the awards yet,  you can view it here:

There are many ways to support our farm:  visit our farm shop, read our blog, attend a volunteering session or order a veg box. Or come to one of our community events.  Ring us on 01736 788454 or email info@bosaverncommunityfarm.org.uk for more information.

We are now taking orders for this year’s Christmas hampers, at a cost of £40 each.

A selection of fresh veg, eggs, and honey from the farm plus local cheeses, chocolate, jam and chutney. For your own Christmas dinner or take as a special gift if you are visiting family/friends this Christmas.

A selection of fresh veg, eggs, and honey from the farm plus local cheeses, chocolate, jam and chutney. For your own Christmas dinner or take as a special gift if you are visiting family/friends this Christmas.

Each hamper will contain:-

a selection of fresh seasonal vegetables all grown on the farm
half a dozen free-range eggs from the farm
a selection of fresh herbs from the farm
a jar of large honey from our own bees
a beeswax pillar candle
a trio of Cornish cheeses
a jar of Christmas chutney
a block of raw chocolate
a jar of luxury jam
a tub of seaweed salt (perfect for roasting vegetables).


Hampers will be ready for collection on the 22nd and 23rd of December – please contact the farm on 01736 788454 to order yours!

  • Grapes
    Our first ever grapes are now available in the farm shop, priced at £5 per kilo. They are green seedless "Nimrod" produced by two vines generously donated to the farm by Joan Fisher three years ago.Grapes on our vines in the Mothership.Grapes for sale at St. Just farmers' and craft market on Saturday.
  • Rain!
    After two months of drought the rain finally came on Friday evening, to our great relief. We'd sown beetroot, chard, carrots, salads and turnips, as well as planting out pumpkins, courgettes, leeks, and dwarf French beans in the hope that it would, having already delayed for longer than we'd like.... We've never known a dry […]
  • Golden-ringed dragonfly
    At the end of June we spotted a golden-ringed dragonfly in one of the herb gardens planted by school groups last year. The female golden-ringed dragonfly is the UK's longest dragonfly.https://www.british-dragonflies.org.uk/species/golden-ringed-dragonfly

Bosavern Community Farm,

St Just,

Penzance,

Cornwall,

TR19 7RD.

01736 788454

info@bosaverncommunity
farm.org.uk

Farm Shop

Monday - Sunday

11am - 6pm