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First flower on the Strawberry plants

Strawberry Plant Update:
The strawberry plant leaves are showing signs of guttation where there is high water uptake and sap residue, this shows the crop is growing well which has led to us spotting our very first flower come through on one of our strawberry plants in the glasshouse at the beginning of March. There is a 6-week ...

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Filming for Royal Cornwall Show

At the end of January, we had an exciting opportunity to be filmed to promote careers in the agricultural industry through Royal Cornwall Show. Sam Oatey (Oatey Media) visited our farm to film Kate our Senior events & Marketing assistant carrying out day-to-day jobs on the farm and following a tour.

The tour included going a ...

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New Year New E-Commerce Online:

You can now shop a selection from our range on other online platforms such as BigBarn where you can buy all your favourite items, from a selection of suppliers, in one place for convenience. We have also set up with Etsy and Uopen Subscription with a range perfect for gifting loved ones or yourselves as a little pick me up treat ...

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Happy New Year-2021

We are hoping that the new year brings in a fresh start. With this in mind, we are all mucking in and having a spring clean of the office and having maintenance in the kitchen with a new floor.

We are open as usual and ready for the next strawberry season and fresh orders to kick start JAMuary.

Currently Philip, Jake and ...

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Last orders!

We have had a busy past few weeks wrapping, packing, and posting all our orders to the best of our abilities.

The 22nd December is our last day for posting in 2020; we will be posting again from the 4th JAMuary 2021.

Note to the late shoppers – There is still time to click and collect!

We wish you all a Merry Berry Ch ...

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Christmas Novelty Jars (Our biggest jar yet!)

On the lead up to Christmas we thought what a better way to celebrate than bringing out our biggest jar size yet at 500g!

These novelty glass jars which come in the shape of oranges and strawberries are a quirky edition to our range. They contain a mixture of four delicious flavours including: Strawberry Conserve, Orange Marm ...

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Wine Collaboration with Polgoon- September 2020

We are excited to launch and share with you our brand-new summer fruit wine! An addition to our product range which we have spent a couple of months working hard on, from designing the label for the bottles and getting the recipe just right.

Made from the surplus strawberries grown here on the farm, we’re all about the waste ...

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Workshop with Chameleon Gin- Cocktail making

This week we had an exciting afternoon in a practical workshop with Chameleon Gin.

Together we came up with some unique cocktail recipes to create on our farm which would combine the launch of Chameleon's colour changing pine and orange gin and our signature blackberry conserve and orange marmalade.

We came up with sever ...

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Click and Pick - end of season.

Thank you to everyone that booked and came for PYO this year.

The season for 'Pick your own' began at the end of June where we trialled three days of timed slots, which was a great success. From this, we started running several sessions over a 4 week period mainly on weekends for families.

How we went around PYO:
To adh ...

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Keeping busy during Lockdown! -18.04.20

During the Covid-19 lockdown, we have all been experimenting with our product range - as a starter, Kate has been using the Strawberry Vinegar, and has made a lovely Red Cabbage Coleslaw, and a Strawberry Pavlova - perfect accompaniments to a summer BBQ! Kate was a placement student with us last year, and following completion o ...

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Local Strawberry Update - 27.04.20

With the wonderful weather, our strawberry crops have flourished. Our pickers were up in the early hours harvesting the berries into our new compostable card punnets. On Friday we delivered our first lot of berries to local businesses and yesterday we delivered to a variety across mid-Cornwall. Keep an eye out tomorrow as Ellie ...

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One For Our Local Berry Lovers!

At last, our new punnets have arrived! Coming soon to a store near you – keep an eye on social media/website for availability.

It's almost Berry Time!! ...

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Latest Additions

The latest additions to our ‘Limited-edition' range really is coming together. Now available in a 250ml swing-top bottle.

Made from strawberries grown on the farm in 2019, sugar, and lemon juice this syrup contains no artificial colours or preservatives. It is a wonderful accompaniment drizzled over desserts and ice cream. ...

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Berry Exciting News

First, they were green, then they were white and now they are turning RED!!

We have found our first couple of red strawberries and are roughly a week to 10-days away from getting them into the shops! Also excited about revealing our new cardboard punnets. Keep an eye on our social media and website for up-to-date informa ...

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Get Merry On The Berry

One for our adult customers!

Over the last 6 months, we have been finding new ways to use our strawberries. So, it is time to say goodbye to the sad ‘Quarantini’ and hello to our Cornish Strawberry Liqueur.

Made from strawberries grown on the farm in 2019. This Strawberry Liqueur is well and truly limited edition and vin ...

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Bee Happy

Week 2 of ‘lockdown’ almost over. We hope you are keeping yourselves busy at home. Like we said last week if you find yourself with nothing to do why not give one of our recipes a go from our Read More

2 x 227g Jar Gift Box

We have launched today our new luxury 2 x 227g gift packs. Which are perfect for sending a loved one a gift or a sneaky treat for yourself.

It has taken us a couple of months to get the gift box exactly how we want it, but it was worth the wait. With an exceptional soft-film finish, sleek matte exterior and eye-catching artw ...

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Preserves by Post - NEW Gift Subscription

Currently, we are all experiencing uncertain times, but launching today, we are offering our new exclusive subscription service - from our farm to your front door. This is a box not-to-miss for any preserve’s lover!

Why not explore Boddington’s Berries products in a new way every other month? The offering is a choice of 1, 3 ...

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Five Things To Do At Home During The Pandemic From Boddington's Berries

As I write this the sun is shining beautifully over our farm in Mevagissey and the local farmer's lambs are out sunbathing in the field next to us (see pictures!). Times are changing for us all, more and more activities are becoming cancelled, schools closed, and social distancing encouraged. We have come up with 5 activities yo ...

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COVID-19 Update – Boddington’s Berries – Business as Usual

Dear friends of Boddington’s Berries,

The health and wellbeing of our customers, team, and partners is always our top priority. As the situation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) unfolds we are continuing to adapt and follow the guidance from the government to help keep everyone as safe as possible. We are regularly reviewing the ...

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New Native Workers in Residence!

This weekend saw the introduction of our Native Bumble Bee Bed & Breakfast. We have got roughly 240 bees spread over 3 hives ready to help with the pollination of our Strawberry plant flowers. With the sun out today, we have seen first sight of a few flowers and busy bees out to work. Until we have an abundance of flowers we wil ...

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Grandad is out of retirement!

All go on the farm this week. We have been busy planting the glasshouse with Elsanta Strawberry plants. It was a race against time to get them in. Luckily Grandad was able to give us a helping hand. It's good to see he has still got it!

BB x ...

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Out With The Old, In With The New!

The past couple of months have been very busy for everyone on the farm. We have planted our first crop of Elsanta Strawberry Plants, we’ve held a photoshoot, we've released the Boddington’s Berries Canvas Shopper, as well as our everyday jobs.

Another one of our projects is now ready to be announced! We have had a complete re ...

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What's Been Happening This Week at Boddington's

With the cold, wet weather setting in, we had a little throwback to PYO 2019, anyone else missing the summer as much as we are?!

The farm has had another quiet week. But, you will be pleased to know that there is progress with the Strawberry Elsanta plants, who are growing nicely in the tunnels. Meanwhile, the factory has be ...

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