Northdown Orchard

Links

wildflowers at Northdown Orchard
Photo: Palden Jenkins

Soil Association Provides support for farmers, campaigning for farmers and consumers, Organic Certification for producers and processors

Garden Organic Garden Organic, formerly the HDRA, go straight to the professional grower pages, a good starting point for organic research and information

Organic Growers Alliance Independant group for professional organic growers: news and comment, archive of techinical articles, farm walks

Facebook see our farm facebook page for up to date news and photos

Green Manures I've bought all my green manure seed from Cotswold Grass Seeds for the last 20 years. They have a very informative website and catalogue and publish the excellent booklet 'Sort out your Soil'. Only for growers, 50 min. order

Biodynamic seeds Biodynamic and organic open pollinated seeds, growers and gardeners pack sizes. I use for climbing and dwarf French beans, broad and runner beans, carrots, pumpkin, kohlrabi, lettuce, leeks Avano, sweetcorn Damaun and herbs

Tamar Organics Organic seeds for growers and gardeners, wide range, all you could want

Organic Plants Delfland produce organic plants for growers and gardeners. I buy 12000 cabbage and broccoli, 9000 leeks, 15000 multi-sown onions and the greenhouse plants like 1000 tomatoes and 800 cucumbers that would take up too much space in my propagating house in the spring

Ethical Internet Web design and hosting for green and ethical businesses

Palden Jenkins Peace campaigner, sage, mystic, old hippy and great photographer

First Tunnels My newest tunnels have come from First Tunnels, they are well priced and good quality, the frames are very strong and they are able to change the basic kits to suit my preferences for door arrangements, the standard kit comes with hinged doors which I find don't work for me on a sloping site. Both commercial and garden size tunnels

Land Workers Alliance is an alternative organisation for small farmers with links to the Internation Peasant's Organisation La Via Campesina who offer campaign support, education and host great ceilidhs.

Thames Organic Growers is a regional commercial organic growers group.

Riverford Organic Vegetables We supply winter salads, garlic and cucumbers to their Norton, Hampshire packhouse.

Chapter 7 Planning infomation and support for smallholders and publishers of the excellent The Land magazine



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