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Woodston Manor is a working family farm near Tenbury Wells at the heart of the Teme Valley. The current owner Mary Walker and recently deceased John Walker once neighbours they have lived at Woodston all their lives. The Partnership was formed in 1999 when Calum & Emma Hillhouse, son in law and daughter joined John & Mary on the farm.
The farm is only 100 acres (40Ha). The faming is based on traditional farming practises and recently entered into the higher level stewardship. The grassland being mainly species rich permanent pasture is extensively stock, we don't use fertiliser and a minimal of sprays. . The orchards are all traditional ones characteristic to the local area again they are managed with minimal inputs.
The farm now concentrates on pedigree stock choosing breeds which thrive on grass and are low maintenance to look after, without comprising on quality.
The breakdown of land is
- 6.8 acres (2.76Ha) Cherries
- 4.2 acres (1.69Ha) Apples
- 3.3 acres(1.34Ha) Plums
- 1.8 acres (.75Ha) Pools
- 83.7 acres (33.46Ha) Grassland
John Walker 19th October 1929 - 21st February 2013. Sadly missed, but never forgotton.