Author: Helen

Pluckley Porkers

Pluckley Porkers

We rear our Pluckley Porkers on the Greensand Way, Pluckley, Kent.  They are rare breed Berkshires and free range.  Sadly, there are not very many free-range pigs these days. Whilst we run a farmI wouldn’t exactly say we arefarmers. 10 years of experience with pigs really only grants us the title of pig enthusiast (or…

Welcome James

Welcome James

James has joined the team!! Having worked as a solicitor for many years the thought of going back to commuting when Covid is finally over is not a welcoming thought. He has enjoyed helping out and he has been invaluable through very tough times.

The Farm

The Farm

We have purchased the farm where we keep our pigs!! We cannot tell you how thrilled we are to be able to live on the farm we have rented for the last 8 years.  Living in Egerton, having the pigs at Greenhill Lane and the shop in Pluckley, meant a lot of driving back and…

Lockdown

Lockdown

March 2020. As the majority of the world goes into lockdown we can assure you that as long as all our staff stay well and healthy we will be open as usual. Monday – Friday 9am to 6pm. Saturday 9am – 5pm and Sunday 9.30am to 1.30pm (we have a little lie in).  Safety measures will be in force.

Napping with pigs

Napping with pigs

Summer 2019 saw us sleep with our pigs. Yes, that’s right, previously we have been travelling from our house back and forth so many times during farrowing season that it is simply just easier to camp out. We love our spacious bell tent but not quite so the animals that all wake so early. The sheep start bleating as soon as sun is coming up! But hey, we love rural life and are very lucky to be in this beautiful village.

MoonPig

MoonPig

With MoonPig.com we have supplied the apples from our local orchards for MoonPig to create a spooky gin. I had no idea that MoonPig did gifts as well as cards. Be sure to look out for this product.