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For Sale This Week

To order: please telephone or email to place an order. We are not an open farm for unscheduled visits but welcome customers by appointment. We are usually here but could well be working at some far flung corner of the farm so need to know you are coming & so we can be around & tie up the dogs...
HATCHING EGGS - Please contact us to find out what breeds are available as some have slowed in their laying now. £1.50-£1.75/egg depending on breed (see hatching eggs pages)
POULTRY:  
MILLEFLEUR PEKIN COCKERELS, stunning spotty gentlemen,
£10 each
Unsexed ANDALUSIAN bantam chicks, under heat, hatched late June,
£5 each
RED JUNGLE FOWL. We are selling off our breed pen, 5 hens and 2 cockerels, various ages,
£80 all together, or as a trio (£35) and quartet (£50)
VORWERK bantam cockerels, all 2014 hatched,
£10 each
CHOCOLATE ORPINGTON bantam pullet, May hatched,
£15
2 x SPLASH ORPINGTON bantam pullets, May hatched,
£15 each
2 x VORWERK large fowl POL pullets, from imported German strain, nicely marked,
£35 each
Also 1 x German strain VORWERK cockerel,
£25
BLUE SWEDISH ducks and drakes. Well marked blue birds, offspring from Graham Hicks retirement sale birds,
4 ducks @ £35 each, 5 drakes @ £25 each
1 x CUCKOO MARAN POL pullet, should lay dark brown eggs, has few tail feathers having been picked on, reduced price
£25
1 x Silver Millefleur sabelpoot pullet, approx 14 weeks,
£20
Various COCKERELS (all 2013 hatched) ready to work: Large fowl - Vorwerk, Lakenvelder, Exchequer Leghorn, La Fleche.
£10 - 15 each
1 x WHITE SWEDISH duck, 2014 hatched £20
1 pair of SHETLAND ducks, duck 2014 hatched, drake 2013, Britain's rarest duck, £30 together
CAYUGA drakes, 2013 & 2014 hatched, working!
£20 each
WEST OF ENGLAND goslings, a medium weight sex linked breed, ganders & geese available, last few left.
£40 each
Coming up when fully feathered & sexed at 6/7 weeks (chicks currently with broodies): SILVER MILLEFLEUR SABELPOOTS, SPECKLED SUSSEX, WELSUMMER, BLUE & CHOCOLATE ORPINGTONS £10 each
SHEEP: (all are wormed & HeptavacP vaccinated)
1 X Kerry Hill ewe; she's 2011 born, well marked but not registered. She has lambs at foot but they'll be weaned at the end of June so she could go then. £95
2 x Kerry Hill x Norfolk Horn ewe lambs, smart white with black head and legs, available at weaning end June, £80 each or £150 together
1 x Shetland x Norfolk Horn ewe lamb, soft white fleece will be lovely for spinning, with dark head and legs, available at weaning in August, £80
Unregistered Balwen ewe lambs. All from pedigree parents but have slight mis-markings so will not register. Pretty black sheep with white blaze, feet and tip to long tail. (NB their offspring will never be eligible for registration) £75 each
Registered Balwen ram lambs available after inspection in September, £125 each, by 2 different rams who can both be seen
PIGS:
None available at this time
CATTLE: Our herd has HiHealth Status, we are accredited with Biobest and certified clear of BVD, IBR, Lepto and have level 2 for Johnes.
At weaning in the autumn, we will have
1 x pedigree/registered red (with little white) SHORTHORN HEIFER, LewRiver Secret Heather, by Bowden Secret Emily x Dunsyre Cavalier
1 x BLACK GALLOWAY HEIFER, South Yeo Countess Fiona, registered with the Riggit Galloway Cattle Society, by Sherberton Fiona x Viscount of Glenturk. Lovely heifer with typical curly Galloway coat, she's all black but carries the riggit gene so could produce Riggit calves when bred
Available now: Pedigree/registered RED RUBY DEVON heifers; Lew River Hazel. Born Oct 2012. Out of Bridwell Gloria, sire Cutcombe Jaunty by AI. A compact lovely looking quiet heifer, £995.
Her ½ sister, Lew River Nutmeg, also available, born May 2013 by Bridwell Galaxy to same bull, £700.
MEAT: Please contact us to discuss your requirements and the next available beef / pork / bacon, sausages & gammon / lamb / hogget / mutton
Beef: Next available 1 x SHORTHORNx beef in July 2014, it sells out fast so do order in advance if you would like some! We can take reservations for 10Kg & 15Kg mixed beef boxes (which include a variety of steaks, joints, mince, pasty & stewing beef). Beef the way it used to taste, slow matured on grass, real 1980's Sunday roast dinners! £95 (10 Kg) & £140 (15Kg) collected (add £15/£18 for nationwide delivery)
Lamb: Taking orders for ½ / whole lamb boxes for the freezer (available from July, & throughout the Autumn) - please email/call to discuss your butchering requirements. Mail order possible. All naturally reared at grass. Your chance to order meat by breed so you can compare. Approx whole butchered lamb weights: Balwen 10-13Kg, Shropshire 13-19Kg
Hogget: Next available, autumn 2014
Mutton: Joints, chops and mince in stock
See downloadable meat price list for prices
MISCELLANEOUS   
David Brown Cropmaster - 1950 classic, with twin seat, petrol TVO, 6 speed, in excellent/show condition. Good home needed! £2500 (no VAT)
Clayson New Holland M122 Combine - 1969. Ford engine, 8'6" cut, runs and works. £1200 inc VAT
Training courses - we offer a range of SMALLHOLDER TRAINING COURSES at the farm in our purpose built training room and smallholder resource centre, please see our Training Pages for details of upcoming events - or to purchase gift vouchers for Christmas for training courses please email or call us. £49.95 / person (accompanied under 16s £30) incl. VAT
NEW: Cow hide rugs. Would look superb as wall hangings, floor rugs, bed throws or could be cut and used to make numerous natural leather items. We can give you details of each animal, age, birthdates, names etc. should you wish…! These are all from our very own animals, collected back from the abattoir when the animal has gone for butchering, and delivered to the hide company for tanning. These are not cheap imports with no traceability. Treat yourself…
Shorthorn: A luscious red hide with white fringes. £295
Belted Galloway: cow hide rug, black with white belt across the middle.  £295
Hereford x Shorthorn: cow hide rug, red with white markings.   £295
Lamb skin rugs We have in stock a number of our own luscious white (Shropshire), brown balwen & grey gotland skins - lovely soft natural wool rugs for your chair, bed, pram, cat… endless uses! £60-£90 inc VAT
Wools on the ball, cone or washed and carded 100% wools available: natural, undyed, no chemicals. Can post at cost.
Creamy white Shropshire
50g Aran weight balls £4.50 each
50g Chunky weight balls £4.00 each
100g Aran hanks £9.00
100g Chunky hanks £8.00
Washed & carded wool £4.00/100g
Soft white Kerry hill
Cones of 2ply (various 300-500g) £6.25/100g
Cones of 3ply (various 300-500g)

£6.00/100g

Rich brown Balwen
50g Aran balls £4.50 each
50g Chunky balls £4.00 each
Cones of Aran weight £8.75/100g
Cones of Chunky weight £6.75/100g 
Washed & carded wool £4.00/100g
Complete raw fleeces - for spinning, weaving, rug making etc. Sold as shorn from the sheep minus the yucky bits! We are taking reservations for fleeces which will be available from April. Prices vary by breed and quality. £5-10 each
NB: hatching eggs, skins, wools and fresh meat can all be delivered by post/courier. Birds are sold by collection only. Weaners, sheep and lambs are by collection from the farm or by delivery for a small fee to cover fuel etc. Prices for wool, lamb skins, fleece and willow are subject to VAT
Lamb Skin Rugs Wool
Updated 16th July 2014

Vorwerk eggs Willow arbour Young cockerels taking
liberties in the garden

Orders can be taken in advance for:

  • Hatching eggs
  • Live birds / chicks / ducklings
  • Balwen sheep for breeding / ½ / whole lamb boxes
  • Large Black pigs for breeding / weaners / ½ pig / individual joints / sausages
  • Willows
  • Christmas trees
  • ELS application writing service

Payment is taken by cheque or cash on collection - Shortly we will be able to take payment by Credit Card through PayPal and also direct PayPal payments.

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