We're in the process of carefully selecting a fantastic range of local producers to supply the Food Shed. Check in again soon to find the full list! In the meantime, here's a few to whet your appetite...
CHALLON'S COMBE ORGANICS
Challon's Combe is a traditional organic family dairy farm based near Kingsbridge, 16 miles from Totnes. If you share our passion for tasty top quality and naturally wholesome food, then you will love their delicious dairy produce from their naturally fed cows, as well as their fantastic organic pork and beef.
GROWN IN TOTNES
A very exciting project that seeks to increase the range of local food available to the Totnes area, Grown in Totnes have set up a processing unit in the heart of Totnes with small scale grain processing equipment to bring you truly local grains & legumes as flour & other dried products.
High quality, fruit packed jams, marmalade, jellies, chutneys, relishes and condiments. All made with love and care 12 miles from Totnes in Ivybridge. JB preserves have been producing their delicious, natural products since 2005. A great addition to the store cupboard (and the Food Shed)!
LOWER SHARPHAM FARM
Based on the stunning Sharpham Estate, just 2 miles from Totnes, Lower Sharpham Farm is a hive of activity. They supply us with fantastic organic free-range eggs and organic lamb. They also support adults with learning difficulties in partnership with Robert Owen Communities (ROC), who help on the farm and in their market garden.
Award winning apple juice from the brilliant Milltop Orchard, handpicked and bottled within 24 hours of picking. Milltop grow 30 varieties of traditional desert and cider apple, along with pears in their 20 acres in Combeinteignhead, 12 miles from Totnes.
Exceptionally good, hand-crafted raw, vegan chocolates and truffles made in Dartington, 2 miles from Totnes. Mulu use carefully selected organic and ethically sourced ingredients. Their cacao is consciously sourced from traditional, small scale producers in Ecuador, who are either already Fairtrade certified, or are in the process of gaining this certification.
Growing a fantastic range of heritage and popular varieties of vegetables and salad, Spindlebrook doesn't use heavy machinery, instead using organic and no-till methods that regenerate the health of the soil. Everything they grow on their farm near Modbury, 12 miles from Totnes, is carefully selected for taste and high nutritional value. We certainly approve!
WILD & CURIOUS FORAGING
Delicious fruit leathers and wild herb vinegars. These beautiful products are made right here in Totnes from unsprayed fruit and wild and sustainably foraged herbs and berries. The lovely Myrtle also runs wild food courses and events, so keep an eye out for those.