Diaries

Castle Farm Beef

Castle Farm Beef

October 05, 2021

We take great pride in producing healthy, contented cattle in natural surroundings. Each animal is reared to prime condition under the watchful eye of our herdsman.
Castle Farm Pumpkins & Squashes

Castle Farm Pumpkins & Squashes

September 26, 2021

Visit the farm shop and choose from our wonderful selection of pumpkin varieties - for eating and decoration! All grown on Castle Farm, and hand cut from the fields. 
Apple Picking Etiquette!

Apple Picking Etiquette!

September 06, 2021

When visiting the Castle Farm PYO Apple Orchard... we ask you to bring your BEST Apple Etiquette! Keep our trees (and your fellow pickers happy) and pick with care... here are the apple etiquette lo-down!

Dramatic dried flowers

Dramatic dried flowers

August 26, 2021

Our handmade dried flower Wheat Stooks and Wheat Sheaves are arrangements of beauty! Constructed to traditional methods, these beautiful dried flower features bring rustic charm and last for years!

Drive Thru Farm Shop

Drive Thru Farm Shop

June 24, 2021

Download the Castle Farm Drive Thru Farm Shop Brochure here!
Fresh Lavender bunches from the Garden of England

Fresh Lavender bunches from the Garden of England

June 23, 2021

Every year we hand cut beautiful, scented fresh Lavender bunches from the fields of our family farm in Kent. Read on to learn how you can care for your fresh Lavender at home.

Professional Photoshoots in Lavender Season

Professional Photoshoots in Lavender Season

June 14, 2021

Each July at Castle Farm, when the Lavender is in bloom, we organise private access to two of our spectacular Lavender fields, for professional photographers to use and bring clients for family photoshoots. 
Job Opportunity at Castle Farm

Job Opportunity at Castle Farm

May 19, 2021

An exciting new part-time role has opened up at Castle Farm . 
Kentish Asparagus now in season!

Kentish Asparagus now in season!

May 04, 2021

Grown locally at a farm down the road, and now available from Castle Farm - Asparagus is a great addition to your Spring Summer dishes. Scroll on down for our recipe recommendations for this season’s freshest veggie…..

Buy Castle Farm Lavender Plants online

Buy Castle Farm Lavender Plants online

April 20, 2021

Buy our two favourite Lavender Plant varieties online to enjoy in your garden (Lavender ‘Folgate’ and Lavandin ‘Grosso’). These two varieties are Castle Farm approved, hand-chosen by us, and are the plants you can see growing across our Lavender fields in the Darenth Valley!
This Spring at Castle Farm

This Spring at Castle Farm

March 31, 2021

The Castle Farm shop will be open again from Tuesday 13th April. We look forward to welcoming visitors back in store - with plenty of Springtime decorations, farm food favourites and beautiful gifts. 
Footpaths - take care

Footpaths - take care

February 16, 2021

We have lovely footpaths through Castle Farm, however, given the (understandable) rise in footpath traffic, we are facing some serious problems...