The Farm At Golden Stable Wood

 

Although Golden Stable Wood is now an environmental centre, it is still a working farm called North Frith Farm. Here are some examples of what the farm produces…

 

WHAT GOES IN

WHAT HAPPENS

WHAT COMES OUT

WHAT FOR

CROPS

Seed

Fertiliser

Herbicides

Fungicides

Growth in arable fields

Grain

Beans

Oilseed Rape

Straw

Animal feed

Flour

Breakfast cereal

Malting

Seed

Vegetable Oil

Margarine.etc

Bedding

SHEEP

Ewes

Rams

Food

Medical Care

Lambing in barns

Growth of lambs and wool

Lamb

Wool

Sunday lunch

Bone meal

Fertiliser

Clothing

Carpets

GRASS

Fertiliser

Grass Seed

Growth in fields

Hay

Silage

Animal

TURKEY

One day old chicks

Growth in barns

Turkey

Christmas dinner

CATTLE

Heifers

Bull

Medical care

Calving in barns

Growth in fields

Beef

Sunday lunch

Leather

Cow gum

Bone meal

Fertiliser

 

J James and Jake with the sheep!J

J (Authors of this page)J