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The news, updates, recipes, and stories from Chris, Emily and the Team at Fanfield Farm.

Fanfield Farm Community Contract

Fanfield Farm Community Contract

Fanfield Farm Community ContractWhat Is The Community Contract Years ago some school holidays were introduced so that families could get together and help the farms around them with the harvests. As part of that unwritten contract was that those families would benefit...

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What’s In The Box – 11th August 2022

What’s In The Box – 11th August 2022

What's In The Box - 11th August 2022This week our veg boxes are filled with colour and seasonal veg all harvested within 24 hours of you getting it to your door. Below we have what is in our veg box shares this week... If you don't currently have a veg box from us you...

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What’s In The Box – 4th August 2022

What’s In The Box – 4th August 2022

What's In The Box - 4th August 2022What a week it has been here at the farm, the crops are thriving although requiring a lot of water and the challenges of this drought period are becoming more and more present. However for us personally it has been an amazing week of...

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OFFER: 40% OFF Your First Veg Box!

OFFER: 40% OFF Your First Veg Box!

OFFER: 40% OFF Your First Veg Box! Thanks so much for following our email series, and for reading about our passion and why we do what we do. Here’s a quick recap: 1.) How produce on supermarket shelves has likely lost over 55% of its nutrients... 2.) Chemical-free...

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Nature Seasonally Produces What Our Bodies Want 💚

Nature Seasonally Produces What Our Bodies Want 💚

Nature Seasonally Produces What Our Bodies Want Thanks so much for following our blog series, we have really enjoyed sharing with you some of the reasons we are passionate and why we do what we do. If you missed yesterdays installment on the price of veg boxes vs...

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Veg Boxes Are Cheaper Than Well Known Supermarkets 

Veg Boxes Are Cheaper Than Well Known Supermarkets 

Veg Boxes, Cheaper Than Well Known Supermarkets 💰We hope you are enjoying our series of blogs where we share why we are so passionate about local healthy veg. If you missed yesterdays on chemicals in our foods, you can re-read it here:...

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What’s In The Box – 28th July 2022

What’s In The Box – 28th July 2022

What's In The Box - 28th July 2022Well this week we have a little bit of news to share with you... On Monday night our beautiful little first farm baby was born... We didn't know what our Little Radish was going to be... But on Monday night we found out and welcomed...

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Chemical Free Veg Means Actually Chemical Free! 💚

Chemical Free Veg Means Actually Chemical Free! 💚

Chemical Free Veg Means Actually Chemical Free! 💚We hope you had a good Monday and enjoyed the email we sent yesterday on the nutrients in local veg vs supermarket veg. If you missed it, do jump back in your inbox and have a read. Or you can read it all here:...

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Veg Can Lose Over 50% of it’s Nutrients in 3-5 Days

Veg Can Lose Over 50% of it’s Nutrients in 3-5 Days

Veg Can Lose Over 50% of it's Nurtients in 3-5 days!!!We are super passionate about good quality local food that doesn’t have any nasty chemicals involved in its growth! That’s why we do what we do! And in all the hustle and bustle of setting up the farm, growing veg,...

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What’s In The Box – 21st July 2022

What’s In The Box – 21st July 2022

What's In The Box - 21st July 2022This week our veg boxes are filled with colour and seasonal veg all harvested within 24 hours of you getting it to your door. Below we have what is in our veg box shares this week! If we suddenly go a little quiet it is because our...

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What’s In The Box – 14th July 2022

What’s In The Box – 14th July 2022

What's In The Box - 14th July 2022This week our veg boxes are filled with colour and seasonal veg all harvested within 24 hours of you getting it to your door. We are picking our carrots a little earlier than usual but the small ones are super sweet and we just love...

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What’s In The Box – 7th July 2022

What’s In The Box – 7th July 2022

What's In The Box - 7th July 2022This week our veg boxes are filled with colour and seasonal veg all harvested within 24 hours of you getting it to your door. We are picking our carrots a little earlier than usual but the small ones are super sweet and we just love...

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Recipe: Carrot Top & Kale Pesto

Recipe: Carrot Top & Kale Pesto

Recipe: Carrot Top & Kale PestoThe thing about our veg boxes and the way we plan them is that they are as close to zero waste as possible! By having people sign up for the season it allows us to know what to grow, and not have much waste. We reduce packaging to a...

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What’s In The Box – 30th June 2022

What’s In The Box – 30th June 2022

What's In The Box - 30th June 2022The veg boxes are in full swing as we reach the end of June. The weather so far has been quite kind to us and we have had a small amount of crops like tomatoes for a couple of weeks now, earlier than previous years. We are excited to...

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Get a Free Veg Box

Get a Free Veg Box

Get A Free Veg Box!You can now get a free veg box from us here at Fanfield Farm, simply by telling your friends and neighbours about us. Tell them all about our local, seasonal and chemical-free veg boxes and get them to mention your name at sign up and you will be...

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Free Book , 4 Days Left , and Farm Update

Free Book , 4 Days Left , and Farm Update

Free Book , 4 Days Left , and Farm Update Hey 👋 We hope you are having a good week, the sunshine is certainly helping ours and the farm really does feel like it’s in full swing now… by the end of this week we will have filled over a third of our growing beds on the...

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Recipe: Honey Glazed Parsnips

Recipe: Honey Glazed Parsnips

Recipe: Honey Glazed Parsnips Parsnips are the ultimate winter vegetable. Whilst they aren't the easiest to grow, once they get going they are happy to sit in the ground through Winter, and in fact the colder it gets... the sweeter the parsnips get! Here's a delicious...

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The Food Grower Podcast Episode 6 – Hannah (@GingerGrows1

The Food Grower Podcast Episode 6 – Hannah (@GingerGrows1

The Food Grower Podcast Episode 6 - Hannah (@GingerGrows1) – Allotment Life, Growing in North East Weather and The Growing Community on Instagram The weekly podcast that talks all things food growing with those doing amazing things from across the UK and the world....

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Fanfield Farm Veg Delivery