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Christmas 2019

Christmas 2019

The Heron is well-stocked with high quality food, drink and gift products, with lots of ideas for unusual Christmas gifts. Why not pick your favourites from our shelves and have these made into a bespoke hamper; we will wrap this for you while you have […]

Festive Opening Hours

Festive Opening Hours

We are closed for the 4 public holidays over Christmas and New Year, to give the Heron Team and our wee family a well-deserved rest; we are open in between and after the 2nd we resume our normal opening hours: 9am to 5pm, 7 days […]

Where to find us

Where to find us

Here’s the google maps link to find us, easier than using our postcode in sat nav, as that would take you to the wrong farm!

Lambing time!

Lambing time!

It’s all happening at once here – the farm shop is now open and lambing is in full swing. The lovely weather makes it all a lot easier and our flock of Scottish Blackface and Scottish Mules are thriving in the sunshine!

Open 7 days 9am to 5pm

Open 7 days 9am to 5pm

We are open from 9am, serving breakfasts until 11.30, lunch from 12pm to 4pm and coffee/teas and cake all day til 5pm, alongside a selection of fresh Scottish produce available in our farm shop. The Heron Farm Shop & Kitchen is open 7 days a […]

Build progressing

Build progressing

The farm shop/cafe build is progressing, windows and doors are now all in. After months of boarded-up windows, it’s amazing seeing all the sunlight flooding in!

Making progress!

Making progress!

Construction of the farm shop/cafe building is coming on well, we have started painting (images of the Forth Road Bridge have fleeted through my mind!) and are enjoying seeing it all come together. Sourcing excellent quality local and Scottish food and drink is key to […]

We’re hiring!

We’re hiring!

We are looking for friendly and motivated people with a passion for great food. Details of all vacancies are on our ‘Join our Team’ page.

Recruiting soon!

Recruiting soon!

Happy New Year!  After another busy Christmas tree season we are refocusing our energies on the farm shop build, which is coming on well, and are hoping to open late February/early March, fingers crossed! We are busy finalising job specs and will be advertising for […]

Strathaven Fireworks in the park

Strathaven Fireworks in the park

Tonight saw the annual fireworks display in Strathaven Park, a fantastic evening out for all the family.  Unfortunately, due to the weather the bonfire was cancelled but the fireworks were amazing, rain or not!  The organisers – Strathaven and District Round Table – do a […]