Week 46: What's happening?

We've been making a lot of turmeric and ginger drinks at home this week - this turmeric milk is lovely - very excited to have organic...

Why buy fruit from the Vale Grocer?

At the Vale Grocer (used to be Eat Your Greens) we believe that food production and distribution should be a symbiotic relationship...

Week 45: What's happening

We're rattling through November, and the woolly jumpers are definitely back out of the cupboard. This weekend we've got a couple who are...

Week 44: What's happening

Hands up if you got drenched in some of the sudden showers yesterday - certainly kept us on our toes, fortunately the harvesting could...

Week 43: What's happening

Wow, we are normally used to the wind living in Prion but it's been a pretty calm summer and so we've forgotten what it's like to be...

Week 42: What's happening

So beautiful to see the leaves suddenly changing colour - it seems to happen in the course of a just a few days. Nature never fails to...

Week 41: What's happening

Many thanks for all the lovely feedback we're getting on the veg at the moment, the boxes are definitely looking pretty good! We managed...

Week 40: What's happening

So lovely to see lots of our customers at the Denbigh Plum Feast on Saturday, have to say my voice is still suffering as a result of 6...

Week 39: What's happening

We are already missing those still evenings from earlier in the week as the wind kicks in! We had a bbq late into the evening the other...

Week 38: What's happening

Hope you're all enjoying the beautiful weather, a couple of people this week have said September is their favourite month and I'm...

Week 37: What's happening

We've been feeling the change of season this past week - it's really starting to look and feel autumnal, despite the lovely sunshine over...

Week 36: What's happening

Hope you've all been enjoying the sunshine this week - the polytunnels were not a good place to be, we've been going out early and trying...

Week 35: What's happening

A busy bank holiday weekend getting stuff done in the garden and being sociable, then a productive week in the field and on the computer....

Week 34: What's happening

Between us we managed to tag team a few days away in our caravan - the 2nd in our fleet of teeny tiny vehicles. It helped that there was...

Week 33: What's happening

The blackberries are ripening and August is definitely cracking on. And the weather has decided to give us a bit of a reminder that we...

Week 32: What's happening

Hands up if you can't believe we're already part-way through August! Such is the life of a market gardener - summer is busy but we know...

Week 31: What's happening

Not sure about anyone else, but partway through summer holidays I'm not sure I know what day it is, what happened yesterday or the day...

Week 30: What's happening

As I write this, our 5 year old is leaping about 'being a gymnast / hockey player / diver' having watched some of the amazing Olympic...