November 23, 2018
We are often asked if people can join in during lambing so we have decided to offer a Shepherd for the day experience during lambing next Spring. A grea...
October 25, 2018
This is a great recipe for this time of year while chestnuts are falling from sweet chestnut trees (if you can get them before the squirrels) though yo...
November 9, 2017
"You don't have a sheepdog?!" Then the unsaid "well they can't be proper Shepherds".
My usual response to the inevitable "Why not" is a flippant ex...
October 23, 2017
We had a delicious supper on Saturday, adapted from a Mary Gwynn recipe.
Using lamb scrag and neck it was beautifully tender and economical too...
September 25, 2017
We are often asked if we sell individual steaks, joints, legs of lamb etc from the farm well as the packs we deliver, so we are going to give it a go!
Welcome to the Hoopers Farm Blog
July 10, 2017
This is a great recipe for this time of year while chestnuts are falling from sweet chestnut trees (if you can get them before the squirrels) though...
Rod's dream meal-beef, beer and chestnuts
Hands-on Lambing Day
You don't have a sheepdog?
Spiced lamb tajine
Braving the 'Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall' inspired high-rise hut.
September 21, 2017
Chickens again at last!
"The best I have ever tasted!"
September 7, 2017
Ewes waiting to have feet, teeth and udders checked to be selected to breed from.
Checking cattle and sheep is taking a bit longer at the moment!
September 3, 2017