Gullaford Farm is the largest producer of vegetables for the co-operative and is situated in Landscove near Ashburton, Devon, being farmed by Andy Hayllor and family. Andy, together with his brother, was a founder member of the co-operative in 1997 and has played an active role in the co-operative ever since and is currently a board member.
The farm has a loamy clay soil with shillet and has sloping to level ground. The climate is best descibed as wet.
The farm grows Organic carrots, Purple Sprouting Broccoli, Kale, Peas, French Beans, Courgettes, Leeks, Beetroot, Cauliflower, Turnips and Potatoes. All of which we then sell on to our customers to place in Organic Vegetable boxes.
The farm also has a herd of Organic suckler Beef, Organic broiler chickens, Organic and conventional arable land and football pitches.