Apart from a few glorious weeks in June, summer 2017 was a bit damp and despite my hopes for an Indian summer, autumn is creeping in at speed. The hedgerows… Read more Was that summer? →
At this time of year, there are blackberries to be found all over the place, from the slightly run down corner of the car park in town, in the country park or in the hedgerows around the farm. Food for free. Who can resist?
Harvest has always been the most important part of the farming calendar, being the culmination of the year’s work and financial investment.
It’s late summer and every day is a little shorter than the previous one; a change that was almost imperceptible a month ago, is now noticeable. There seems a need… Read more Enjoying the Days of Late Summer →
Food on the move, whether for harvest workers or a day’s walking needs to be robust and filling.