Located on the
A3071 in West Cornwall near St Just-in-Penwith and overlooking the sea,
Bosavern Community Farm is run by Bosavern Community Enterprises Ltd, a
not-for-profit social enterprise. We grow fresh vegetables using organic
principles according to the Wholesome Food Association guidelines and we also
have several beehives producing Cornish Black Bee honey and we also raise
free-range chickens (for the sale of eggs).
fresh vegetables, herbs, salad leaves, eggs and honey to the local community
through our weekly veg box scheme, our Farm Shop, farmers’ markets and to nearby
pubs, cafés and restaurants.
Community Farm comprises 36 acres of land with 7 acres under cultivation (with
a new field about to be cultivated by local allotment holders) and some for
6 polytunnels, a fruit cage, raised beds and several outbuildings including our
education space, The Seed Box and a community-built cob roundhouse.
Our Vision is to develop a self-financing, community-led, food growing initiative to benefit the wider community of St Just, Pendeen and West Penwith in an economically, environmentally and socially sustainable way. The objectives of the Farm are:
produce and sell high-quality, fresh, affordable food to local people
provide community access to land and its produce
provide workshops and events for the local community
provide opportunities for local people of all ages to come together to learn
more about growing food, agriculture and sustainable living
offer a space for training, social time and celebration of the seasons and