Category Archives: Greenstead Green

Greenstead Farm Opens Soft Play Area

Have you visited lately and made use of our new soft play area in the barn? The play area is already proving very popular with our younger visitors to the farm, offering children and babies a wide range of interactive toys and play materials, all on one level making it easy for you to keep track…
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Riding in the Essex Countryside around Greenstead Farm

The warmer Spring weather has certainly encouraged more people and families to get out and about on their bicycles and Greenstead Farm is a popular destination in the Essex countryside to stop and get refreshments before continuing the journey. If you’re cycling on the rural roads and lanes that surround Greenstead Farm, you are likely to encounter horses,…
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Springtime in the Essex Countryside

Things for our young nature lovers to look out for this Spring! This season is a time of days getting longer and the spring sunshine bringing growth and greenery everywhere with buds bursting and leaves unfolding. Birdsong reaches a peak and many flowers appear, in turn attracting insect-life, including bees and butterflies. Animals that hibernated over winter appear…
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Greenstead Farm: A tradition of conservation

Greenstead Farm: A Tradition of Conservation You only have to spend a few minutes talking to owner Chris Butler about the farm before his passion for the area and the conservation of it, and his enthusiasm to protect the local environment, becomes abundantly clear and highly infectious. In fact evidence of Chris’s passion for protecting…
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