Seasonal Food For May

Seasonal food for May as recommended by FARMA includes: Apples – certain varieties. Asparagus. Carrots. Celeriac. Earliest tomatoes. Green Cabbage. Leeks. Onions. Parsnips. Potatoes. Purple sprouting broccoli. Red Cabbage. Sprouts. Rhubarb. FARMA is the UK’s National Farmers’ Retail & Markets Association. It “is a co-operative of farmers, producers selling on a local scale and farmers’ markets … Read more Seasonal Food For May

The Farming Year – January

January’s jobs on a cattle and arable farm can include; Harvesting sugar beet. Winter ploughing. Testing soil for nutrients. Selling surplus grain. Cleaning out cattle sheds. Muck spreading. Bedding up cattle once a day. Feeding cattle twice daily. Milling and mixing animal feed. Disbudding (dehorning) calves. Calving cows. Feeding poultry twice a day. Letting poultry … Read more The Farming Year – January