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April News

You may have noticed Simon ploughing in the Fosse Field and Batsford Corner last week, it took about 12 hours to complete the 17 hectares.  The new drill Simon bought from a neighbouring farmer made the job a lot faster … Continue reading

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Easter Update

Lambing is nearly over now and we have had more than 300 so far, just another 40 ewes left… There were a couple of new calves too last week, one no bigger than BB! We will be open as normal … Continue reading

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January Update

We started 2012 with TB testing on 6th and 9th of January – we had been clear for 6 months and were hoping for another negative result to put us on annual testing. Unfortunately we had 1 reactor so we … Continue reading

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Christmas orders

We are now taking orders for turkeys (fantastic free range white and bronze birds from Lower Clopton), cockerels (tasty free range from Great Farm), mince pies (made by June with all butter pastry), pork pies (various flavours from “The Pie’s the … Continue reading

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Old Farm on Countryfile

Adam Henson brought the Countryfile cameras over to Old Farm a couple of weeks ago to meet the Glamrocks and have a look at our new cutting room.  He was keen to see our “award winning” sausage making machinery and helped … Continue reading

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Noddy tries our Glamrock Sausages…

British Sausage Week comes to a close with the last of the regionals finals in Bristol today. We may not have won but we feel honoured to have met the King of Glam Rock himself, Noddy Holder!  There were 8 … Continue reading

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North Cotswolds Food and Farming Festival

We will be at the Cotswold Farm Park on Sunday 16th October along with other producers from the North Cotswolds so if buying local is important to you, this is a great chance to meet lots of producers in one go.  … Continue reading

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October Update

We have finally managed to finish all the combining; the linseed proved a bit of a challenge and we had a few breakdowns (mechanical!) but got there in the end and it seems to have yielded quite well.  We will … Continue reading

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It’s Show Time!

The first Saturday in September looms and we are busy getting ready for the Moreton Show, 3rd September.  Come and visit our “Glamrock Cafe” – we are cooking pork, beef and sausages as usual with bacon butties available for the … Continue reading

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Well, we asked for rain…

…and sometimes you get what you ask for, and then some. We were disappointed to see the forecast but on the other hand, the country was so desparate for a good soaking it was quite apt that it should bucket … Continue reading

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