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A difficult decision has been made to close Holt Farm

Pete Thompson19 May 2021

It is with a heavy heart that we have had to make the decision to close the barn doors of Holt Farm for the very last time next week. Our last delivery day will be Friday 28 May. 

April update: a slice of Provence has been bought to Essex…

Pete Thompson07 May 2021

April has been a busy month for us on the farm, but in a slightly different way to usual. One exciting step forward has been finishing planting our latest olive grove, a 5-acre planting of various varieties in partnership with our friends at Belazu.

March update: approaching a season of change!

Pete Thompson21 April 2021

Change is quite often a very good thing, and on the farm, the change in seasons make for an exciting time. Spring is always seen as the season of change, with lots of new things bursting with life; this year it feels even more apt.

Late September Update: End of Term at the Farm

Pete Thompson25 September 2020

Writing at the autumn equinox, as the nights become longer than the days, seems appropriate timing as we also move into a new stage of covid related restrictions. There is a definite ‘end of term’ feel at the farm at this time of year.