Autumn leaves

Autumn colours

What a beautiful month October was!  The sun shone as the leaves slowly turned rusty red and orange.  It was a great end to another fun year. We have taken our yurts down and packed them... more

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Daffodils in the snow

  So, we've oiled the yurt frames, laid the floors and begun to raise our yurts ready for the year ahead.  It's a great feeling to see our yurt field coming together again as the yurts... more

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Snowy days

  Our new barn is coming on well and is now watertight.  We've put vertical Larch cladding on the walls and this week have been putting corrugated tin on the roof.  I've been up to my... more

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Billy the kid

Billy the Kid

It' has been a long time since i last posted some news from the farm.  There has been lots going on to tell you about so, over the next few weeks i hope to catch up and put lots of snippets of news... more

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new bed in the mini yurt

It’s all go for another season

We're open for the season and it feels great. After a busy few weeks working through the job list, we're really happy with how everything is looking.  We think all the yurts are looking really... more

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Train carriage updates

Over the winter i made a new table for the train carriage using oak boards salvaged from our firewood pile. The plan all along has been to brand a chess board into it. So finally, when our fire was... more

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Shower revamp

Yurt raising and shower revamps

The yurts are nearly all raised with just the large 21 foot yurt remaining. We'll pop that up later this week as the weather looks good. Meanwhile, we decided that after 5 years it was time to give... more

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Filming on the farm

Yurt Raising

This year is the start of our 5th year as 'yurt farmers'. The start of each season is always a busy time, making sure we get thinks looking as good as possible before opening. Thankfully we have had... more

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the-old-footpath

The old footpath restoration

Exciting news - the old footpath beside our farm has been restored. You can now walk directly from our yurt site all the way down and around the wooded valley or even to the local village shop... more

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We’ve made a new compost toilet!

At last..their is now a new composting toilet in the lower field near to the 21 foot yurt and The Train Carriage. Made from just off cuts of wood and curved rafters from the old train carriage,... more

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