St Just, Cornwall. 01736 788454

Monthly Archives: April 2016

We have invited local business, trades people and individuals to support our bee-education centre to help make it a really special community asset.
Already generous donations are flowing in, keep checking here to see our list of sponsors.

Our thanks go to:

  • Wilkins & Company Estate Agents, St.Just.
  • JM Landscaping and Maintenance
  • Vision Arts Tin

 

Here are photos of our veg boxes from March, a mixture of our own produce and brought in veg from a local organic farm near Penzance. To order your veg box, please give us a call on 01736 788454 or email info@bosaverncommunityfarm.org.uk. Small boxes are £6 and standard boxes are £10. Collection from the farm or we can deliver veg boxes to your door for only £1 extra in the following areas – St Just, Pendeen, Morvah, Treen (Gurnard’s Head), Sennen, St Buryan, Crean, Paul, Newlyn, Mousehole, Lamorna, Porthcurno, Penzance, Madron, Heamoor, Newbridge, and anywhere in between. You can add our fresh free-range eggs, Vicky’s bread and Treen Farm organic milk to your box too.

25th March 2016. Our small £6 veg box with an optional extra of half a dozen of our free-range eggs for £1.50 - this week's box contained black Spanish radishes, potatoes, mixed salad leaves, Oriental stir-fry greens, plus a cauliflower and some carrots from a local organic farm.

25th March 2016. Our small £6 veg box with an optional extra of half a dozen of our free-range eggs for £1.50 – this week’s box contained black Spanish radishes, potatoes, mixed salad leaves, Oriental stir-fry greens, plus a cauliflower and some carrots from a local organic farm.

Our small £6 veg box from March 18th - half a kilo of local organic carrots, half a kilo of our own parsnips, a local organic red cabbage, a bag of our mixed salad leaves, some of our watercress, and a kilo of our potatoes.

Our small £6 veg box from March 18th – half a kilo of local organic carrots, half a kilo of our own parsnips, a local organic red cabbage, a bag of our mixed salad leaves, some of our watercress, and a kilo of our potatoes.

veg box, small, 11 march

11th March 2016 – Small £6 veg box – carrots, savoy cabbage, purple kohl rabi, swede, potatoes, and mixed salad leaves – with optional extras of half a dozen free range eggs (£1.50), large organic sourdough loaf (£3.10), and a litre of organic full-cream milk (£1.20).

March 4th 2016. Small £6 veg box - valor potatoes, oriental greens, cauliflower, black radish, parsnips, carrots.

March 4th 2016. Small £6 veg box – valor potatoes, oriental greens, cauliflower, black radish, parsnips, carrots.

 

  • Planting tomatoes
    On Tuesday 18th April we planted our maincrop of tomatoes in Imogen polytunnel, being about 300 plants of about 15 varieties (including gardener's delight, sungold, chocolate cherry, costaluto di firentina, berner rose, yellow submarine, orange banana, quadro, ruby, galina, stupice and more). Some fruit has already set, showing that bumble bees have been active recently.Pinar […]
  • Veg boxes 21st April
    Small £6 veg box - the last of this season's parsnips, plus a swede, a kilo of potatoes, rainbow chard, mixed herbs (Vietnamese coriander, fennel, flat-leaf parsley, and oregano), and a lettuce.The standard £10 veg box contained all of the above plus some oriental greens, a bag of mixed salad leaves, and the first of […]
  • Chicken identification guide
    Bethany, who wwoofed with us here earlier in the month, produced this amazing piece of illustrative art during her time on the farm, and here it is for all to see - many thanks to Bethany for allowing us to publish her work on the farm blog.

Bosavern Community Farm,

St Just,

Penzance,

Cornwall,

TR19 7RD.

01736 788454

info@bosaverncommunity
farm.org.uk

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