Cheshire Farm Shops have grown in popularity over the past few years, and are noted for the quality of their fine locally and homegrown and reared stock, cheeses, dairy products, meats and cured bacon.
Alcumlow Farm Shop Alcumlow Hall Farm Chance Hall Lane, Moreton Cum Alcumlow, Cheshire CW12 4TL. Tel: 01260-299 090.
Church Farm Organics Church Lane, Thurstaston, Wirral, Cheshire. Tel: 0151-648 7838. Website: www.churchfarm.org.uk Pick your own strawberries, raspberries, beetroot, carrots, pumpkins, potatoes, asparagus, fresh vegetables, fresh herbs, cream, free-range eggs, meat, Organic selection. Farm-grown Christmas trees.
Common Barn Farm Smith Lane, Rainow, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK10 5XJ. Tel: 01625-574 878. Half and whole lambs from land bordering the Lamaload Reservoir. Please ring ahead to collect from the farm gate or to arrange local delivery.
Harvest Store Hopley House, Nantwich Road, Wimboldsley, Middlewich,Cheshire. Tel: 01270-526 292. Newly opened farm shop, tea room and B&B accommodation.
Holly Tree Farm Shop Chester Road, Tabley, Knutsford, Cheshire. Tel: 01565-651835. Farm shop specialising in foods from Cheshire. Own geese for Christmas, duck, rare breed lamb, local beef, pork, bacon and hams. Home made pies and sausages. Family open day every June.
Marsh Farm Shop Astbury, Newcastle Road, Congleton, Cheshire. Tel: 01260-272043. Free range and battery eggs, cakes, preserves, honey, potatoes, local vegetables.
Organic On The Hill Brian and Jane Clarkson, Organic on the Hill, Cloverbank Organic Farm,
Shellow Lane, North Rode, Macclesfield CW12 2NX. Tel 01260 222907 Email: email@example.com. Home reared organic beef, lamb and pork. Sold through farmers markets on the farm, Knutsford (1st Sat in month) and Nantwich (last Sat in month). We run a Farmers Market on the farm every 3rd Saturday in the month, 8.30 am to 12.30 pm. 25-30 stalls of genuine, local producers some organic and some conventional wide variety of produce for sale. Stall fees donated to East Cheshire Hospice in Macclesfield.
Redhouse Farm Shop And Tea Rooms Redhouse Lane, Dunham Massey, Altrincham, Trafford, Greater Manchester. Tel: 0161-928 7578. Farm on National Trust property, offering a wide range of its own and local produce, cheeses, cooked meats, cakes etc, café, chef-in-house, ready meals to take away.
Ravens Oak Dairy Burland Farm, Wrexham Road, Burland, near Natwich, Cheshire. Tel: 01270-524502. Website: www.ravensoakdairy.co.uk. Award-winning farmhouse organic cheesemakers. Winner of the 2001 British Cheese Awards. Certified organic by the Soil Association. Own organic cheeses, potatoes, milk, apples, fruit, vegetables, beef, lamb, pork, poultry, Christmas turkey, sausages, bacon, eggs, game, fruit juice, locally baked bread, cakes, pies, prepared dishes, frozen vegetables, preserves, confectionery, honey. Also large range of top quality British cheeses.
Willington Fruit Farm Hillside Farm, Chapel Lane, Willington, Nr Tarporley, Cheshire CW6 0PH. Tel: 01829 751216 Fax: 01829 752928 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.willingtonfruitfarm.co.uk. A well established family run business with Farm Shop open from June to January. Homegrown strawberries, raspberries, blackcurrants and gooseberries as in season from June to October, plus fifteen varieties of apple from September onwards. Always on sale in the shop is a wide selection of salads and vegetables, locally produced preserves, free range eggs, pre-packed cheeses, Cheshire farm ice-cream, Welsh farmhouse yogurts, cordials, home pressed apple juice and herbs in pots. Visitors may browse around the small herb garden.