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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!

Now Open!

Now Open!

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

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 […]

Strathaven Christmas Trees

Strathaven Christmas Trees

Homegrown real Christmas Trees for sale. Orders can be placed as follows: via our Facebook page by email or phoning 07720 891117 We have been growing real Christmas Trees since 2008 here on our farm near Strathaven, and have been supplying these direct to local […]

<span class="entry-title-primary">Newmilns Food Festival</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Local food festival wins award in its 3rd year</span>

Newmilns Food Festival Local food festival wins award in its 3rd year

A couple of weeks ago we were lucky enough to attend the 3rd annual Newmilns Food Festival, held in the small town in nearby Irvine Valley.  The festival is run by the Newmilns Regeneration Association and formed part of a whole weekend of food, art […]