What's on during Organic Week, 4-12 September

Click to follow
Indy Lifestyle Online

SCOTLAND

SCOTLAND

Ardalanish Farm

Bunessan, Isle of Mull, Inner Hebrides

4 and 12 September.

The farm extends from the white sands of Ardalanish Bay to hill grazings of heather, bog and scrub woodland. A special guided farm walk will include a visit to the weaving mill. Please call in advance to book. 01681 700265

Gerraquoy Organic Farm

South Ronaldsay, St Margaret's Hope, Orkney.

The farm is offering 10 per cent off their wildlife tours from Sunday 5 to Friday 10 September.

www.orcadianwildlife.co.uk

01856 831240

Rainton Farm

Gatehouse-of-Fleet, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway.

Ice cream tasting and tour at the home of Cream o' Galloway ice cream. £3 per person. Tours daily. Advance booking is essential.

www.creamogalloway.co.uk

01557 814040

THE NORTH AND MIDLANDS

Howbarrow Organic Farm

Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria.

A farm tour with a home-made soup and salad lunch. Walk begins at 10.30am, tomorrow. Booking essential.

www.howbarrow
organic.demon.co.uk

01539 536330

Low Luckens Organic Resource Centre

Carlisle, Cumbria.

Natural dye workshop with organic fleeces. Booking is essential. Sunday 5 September.

www.lowluckensfarm.co.uk

01697 748331

Naturally Good Food

The Stableyard, Cotesbach, Leicestershire.

Tastings and live music tomorrow.

01455 556878

Roots at Rushwick

Rushwick, Worcester.

Enjoy a walk around Upper Wick Farm seeing the new flock of Black Rock laying hens and the cattle and sheep.

01905 421104

SOUTH-EAST

Aston Rowant National Nature Reserve

Aston Hill, Lewknor, Watlington, Oxfordshire.

Children's activities, guided walks, countryside crafts, plant a seed, nest box making, wildlife mural, meet the sheep and much more. 11am-4pm, Sunday 12 September.

www.english-nature.org.uk

01844 351833

Luddesdown Organic Farms

Court Lodge, Luddesdown, Cobham, Kent.

An evening walk (starting at 6pm) on Wednesday 8 September, around the vegetable field - the source of the farm's organic vegetable box scheme.

www.luddesdownorganicfarms.co.uk

01474 813376

Redbournbury Watermill

Redbourn Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire.

Open day with milling demonstrations. Organic flour and bread for sale. Free admission. Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 September.

01582 792874

Sheepdrove Organic Farm

Lambourn, Hungerford, Berkshire

Farm tour followed by afternoon tea/coffee at 2pm, Thursday 9 September. Must book in advance.

www.sheepdrove.com

01488 674737

Wylds Farm

Warren Road, Liss, Hants.

Guided walk (starting at 12pm), talk and picnic lunch on Sunday 12 September.

01730 891490

SOUTH-WEST

St Augustine's Farm

Arlingham, Gloucestershire.

Visit a real working dairy farm, help feed the animals and watch the cows being milked, tomorrow and Sunday.

01452 740277

The Eden Project

St Austell, Cornwall.

Organic lifestyle experience, story-telling performances in the warm temperate biome and a local music festival on Thursday 9 September. Saturday 11 September is kids' day with a free giant picnic, storytelling, workshops and much more.

www.edenproject.com

01726 811911

Hindon Farm

Near Minehead, Somerset.

Walk on Exmoor and back in time for a lunch with drinks. Free produce to take home to try. From 12pm, Sunday 12 September, booking essential.

01643 705244

The Organic Food Festival

Bristol harbourside

Tomorrow and Sunday. A series of cultural events organised by the Soil Association around Bristol's vibrant harbourside.

www.organicfoodfestival.org

0117 314 5000

Perridge Farm

Pilton, Shepton Mallet, Somerset.

A celebration of organic food overlooking the Vale of Avalon and Glastonbury Tor. Farmers' market, farm trail, crafts and tastings, on Sunday 12 September.

www.browncoworganics.co.uk

01749 890298

Sorely Farm Shop

Loddiswell Road, Kingsbridge, South Devon.

Organic barbecue, 10 per cent off organic produce in the farm shop. Tomorrow and Sunday

01548 855037

Tree Tops Organic Farm

North Brewham, Bruton, Somerset.

RSPB farm walk. See farmland wildlife and try the local produce. Walks start at 9.30am, 11am and 12.30pm, this Sunday. Booking essential.

01722 427233

WALES

Trefenter

Aberystwyth

Farm walk around this small family owned horticulture unit. Arrive at 2.30pm this Sunday for a one-hour walk starting at 3pm.

01974 272218

For a full listing of Organic Week events, visit www.organicweek.org

Comments