Are you a fan of the TV show, Clarkson's Farm, or are you simply passionate about sustainability and supporting local suppliers? Then you’re not alone - and being close to a good farm shop could possibly be adding value to your home.
Demand for more space, bigger gardens and rural or semi-rural locations has increased significantly among homebuyers over the last 18 months and the trend looks set to continue.
Here are 3 of our favourite locally sourced farm shops around Worcester, in no particular order.
Recommended by Mike, our Worcester Branch Director, this garden centre includes Poppy’s Farm and Blake’s Foodhall & Butchery, selling only the best local produce from across Worcestershire and the West Midlands.
Why not visit the garden centre for a day out at Poppy's Farm and then follow with a quick visit to the Foodhall and finally enjoy a lovely meal at The Potting Shed Restaurant.
Run by Meg and Will, this family-run farm shop in Rushwick, Worcestershire chooses only the best products to sell. This store and its owners are true foodies, who are passionate about their local area and frequently host "walk and talk” meetings about their products and their origins.
A favourite from our St. John's team, the Top Barn Farm Shop is all about local produce and zero waste living. It's a fantastic day out for all the family, including the Farm Park with its Maize maze and animal feeding stations.
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