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Growing Wildflowers

Growing Wildflowers

For the last few years we have been trying to establish a bit of a ‘wild meadow’ in our drive and, after what seems like an age, this year we are FINALLY seeing some progress with it. When we initially decided to create the meadow area, we thought...

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The Chicks are Hatched

The Chicks are Hatched

We currently have about 30 hens at Collins Farm - our main flock is comprised of Maran, Cream Legbar and Welsummer hens, one Cream Legbar cockerel and one Welsummer cockerel. When we first bought chickens, we began with Maran hens purely to produce...

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Mini-mooning at The Dovecote

Mini-mooning at The Dovecote

In the last year, we have found ourselves welcoming more and more newlywed couples. We have been told that The Dovecote is an ideal romantic hideaway and we honestly feel honoured that guests are choosing to honeymoon here! Our current guests are...

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Shearing for Wool Blankets

Shearing for Wool Blankets

The last couple of weeks have brought a lot of sunshine; that combined with the rain that preceded it has meant that everything here is growing at full force and our veg patch and grazing fields are looking incredibly fruitful. We are so reliant on...

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