30 Jun · Old Holly Farm · One Comment

Reopening Update

We’ve been busy working our way through all the guidance and making sure we’ve completed our COVID risk assessment as we get ready to reopen. We’re delighted to have been awarded the @visitengland “We’re Good to Go” consumer mark ✅ As we prepare to reopen we’re committed to making sure you and our team are …

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7 Jun · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

LEAF Open Farm Sunday 20

It’s LEAF Open Farm Sunday today, Sunday 7th June 2020. Normally we’re open for you to visit everyday, and one of our favourite things to do is welcome you all to our farm to learn about what we do (as well as having fun and enjoying some amazing food 😉), but for now we are …

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13 Mar · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

COVID-19

COVID-19 In light of the current coronavirus outbreak, we wanted to take this opportunity to reassure our customers and team on our actions and position. We remain very much open as normal, from 9am – 5pm daily. As a working and open farm, handwashing remains our number 1 priority, with 3 hand wash stations in …

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30 Apr · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

UK Coffee Week

To celebrate UK Coffee Week, Arla Organic Milk bought together an Arla farmer with a top barista to understand more about each other’s craft and the journey of milk from cow to cup. Paul Meikle-Janney, award winning barista and director of Darkwoods Coffee, spent the morning here at Old Holly Farm with Ian, to learn about …

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8 Dec · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

Rural Business of the Year

On Thursday 30th November the Wyre Business Awards 2017 were held to celebrate business success across the borough. The event sponsored by the NPL Group, Regenda Homes and Links Signs and Graphics, was a black-tie gala dinner held at Marine Hall in Fleetwood. It was attended by businesses from across Wyre and the Fylde coast, …

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1 Apr · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

UK Coffee Week

UK Coffee Week is a nationwide fundraising initiative where coffee operators, trade professionals and their customers join together to celebrate the vibrancy of British coffee culture while raising valuable funds for the communities which grow our coffee. All funds raised during this week go directly to Project Waterfall, an initiative established to bring clean water …

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27 Feb · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

Avian Influenza HRA Feb 2017 : UPDATE JUNE 2017

UPDATE JUNE 2017: all remaining restrictions have now been lifted, and we can manage our chickens as before the outbreak, taking the best possible care of them all. Update: May 2017 From the 15th May 2017 a new Avian Influenza Protection Zone (AIPZ) has been put in place covering the districts of Barrow-in-Furness, South Lakeland, …

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3 Feb · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

Avian Influenza Surveilance Zone, Jan 2017

Restrictions applied following confirmation of an outbreak of AVIAN INFLUENZA. Jan 2017. Following an outbreak of avian influenza within the Preston postcode area, Old Holly Farm now falls within the Surveillance Zone, and we are now subject to the conditions and movement restrictions that apply within this zone. This means that our chickens continue to be kept inside, …

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25 Nov · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

McDonalds Farm Innovation 2016 Winner

We are delighted to have been chosen as McDonald’s Farmer Innovation winners for 2016. McDonald’s UK works closely with its suppliers, and are incredibly proud of the 17,500 British and Irish farmers who supply the 1200 strong chain with the quality ingredients they need every year in order to serve their 3.5 million customers daily. …

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24 Oct · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

Farm Innovation Finalist 2016

Huge congratulations to Ian who has made the final 3 of the Macdonalds Farm Innovation Awards 2016. We are super proud of being a working farm and very pleased to be one of the final 3 being considered. We have had a great morning showing the Macdonalds around our farm, and talking all about our …

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