An horticultural-based environmental social enterprise, based in Langwith, on the Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire border, providing a service to the unemployed, recovering drug and alcohol misusers, ex-offenders, young people not in education, employment or training (NEET), excluded school students, people with learning disabilities, people with mental and physical ill health, ex service personnel, and people with dementia. We use the therapeutic organic horticulture model for developing skills, confidence and employability, and for improving health and well-being.
* We grow organic fruit and vegetables and keep poultry for eggs
* Production of weekly veg bags for local customers
* Health promotion through green gym activities
* Exciting environmental and Vegetable Growing sessions for
* Corporate Challenge Days for businesses, local and central government and voluntary organisations' staff teams
* Men in Sheds Project on site
* Garden Maintenance Team
* Winter pig-keeping
* Rhubarb House for independent living
Rhubarb Farm is open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm. We can arrange corporate volunteering days or special events at weekends. Contact the office to discuss on 01623 741210.
THE LANGWITH SHOW SAT 1st SEPTEMBER 12noon to 4pm
Rhubarb Farm will be running the Langwith Show for the seventh year. This is a big event with many entertainments, craft, bric-a-brac, and public health stalls, activities, a Fun Dog Show, and a traditional village Produce Show. If you would like to have a pitch for a stall, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org for details. For entering items in the Produce Show, download the Show Schedule and Entry Form. See also the Fun Dog Show poster if you'd like to enter your dog for some of the humorous classes.
CHICKEN RUN EGGS FOR SALE
We have around 100 hens, so fresh eggs are available in plenty from our CHICKEN Project!
Eggs can be collected in person from site, or delivered on one of two delivery days per week.
£1.20 per half dozen, £2.30 per dozen. 25p delivery if you live in Langwith, Nether Langwith, Upper Langwith or Langwith Junction, as one of our volunteers will be delivering the eggs by bicycle.
We need lots of egg boxes, so please recycle your eggboxes for Rhubarb Farm, and come and see our free range happy hens.
Rhubarb Farm is a Community Interest Company (CIC) no. 7059841