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Tree Decorating Competition!

Posted by sct on  October 31, 2008

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Category: General News
We are running a competition this year for the Best Dressed Fresh Christmas Tree! The prize for the winning entrants is a Fraser Fir Tree, the height of their choice up to 7ft for Christmas 2009! This is fun for all the family to enjoy. Everyone needs to get together with their ideas for their perfect Christmas Tree and decorate it in the best way they can. The Best Dressed trees will be posted on

Fully Stocked

Posted by sct on  October 27, 2008

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Category: General News
By the end of this week all our stock should be in, including some really large Christmas baubles that look great.   Someone suggested a great way to make a decoration with them would be to attach a piece of fishing wire to them, then hang them from the ceiling in a group – something different! The first of the pot grown Christmas trees are being netted today and will be despatched tomorrow, and at the

Christmas is coming

Posted by sct on  October 18, 2008

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Category: On the farm
  Now that the days are getting shorter and nights colder things start to change here on the farm. The last of our autumn calfs were born a little over 2 weeks ago. All of our cows have had their annual vaccines and are ready for the winter ahead. As grass growth slows down we are starting to give the cattle some supplementary feeding and it will not be long now before we have to

Rain Rain Rain!

Posted by sct on  October 18, 2008

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Category: General News
This year has been one not to forget for all the wrong reasons!  Summer lasted for all of 4 weeks some time back in May.  Since then our Christmas trees have had more than their fair share of water. The last 4 weeks has been spent feeding our Christmas trees with organic sea weed fertiliser to try and perk them up.  We have also just finished our marking, this is when we go throughout our

October Time

Posted by sct on  October 17, 2008

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Category: General News
Christmas isn’t so very far away now and the last few days have been spent labelling the very best of our best Christmas trees for our web customers.   Coming home from the field the other night I noticed a buzzard hunting for his supper and our friendly robin has reappeared and is often seen sitting on the gate looking into the office window. We’ve also been busy unpacking and checking lots of Christmas decorations and