Category Archives: Out and about

September starts with an autumal feel!

As we get into the month of September you can usually feel the onset of autumn. Nights slowly start drawing in and you can start to feel a slight nip in the air in the mornings. At the moment there looks like no sign of an 'Indian summer', the very unsettled windy and showery weather...
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Warm weather brings fruit into flower

  A new working week begins after one of the most glorious April weekends I can remember! Despite the very chilly and frosty start to Saturday morning, the whole of North East Lincolnshire was bathed in beautiful, warm sunshine. Temperatures on Saturday at Peaks Top Farm reached 20 degrees, then on Sunday it got even higher and...
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April Begins!

  The dry and mild weather pattern has continued for us in North East Lincolnshire at Peaks Top Farm. Ground conditions now are very dry on the surface which makes all our outdoor work on the fruit farm that much easier! Fortunately with the heavier type of soils we have at Peaks Top Farm, moisture content is...
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Spring Strawberry Planting

We have just enjoyed 7 days of beautiful dry spring weather at Peaks Top Farm. Temperatures got up to 15 degrees in North East Lincolnshire on more than one occasion, coupled with the lengthening daylight the land out on the farm has dried up significantly. This dry weather has just come at the right time and...
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