Provenance

Westcombe Farm

Devon, United Kingdom

  • Founded: 1930
  • Employees: 7
  • Directors: 1

Family-owned farm producing fresh, British vegetables and meat. We're committed to responsible organic farming and reducing our impact on the environment.

  • Certifications
    • FSC

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      Verified

    • FSC

      The FSC mark means a forest must be managed in an environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial and economically viable manner. This ensures that a forest is well-managed from the protection of indigenous people’s rights to the methods of felling trees. Forests that meet these strict standards are given FSC certification and the timber allowed to carry the FSC label.

      ic.fsc.org/index.htm

      Renewal date

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      Verification method

      Audited & verified certification

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      Certified by

      FSC

      The FSC mark means a forest must be managed in an environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial and economically viable manner. This ensures that a forest is well-managed from the protection of indigenous people’s rights to the methods of felling trees. Forests that meet these strict standards are given FSC certification and the timber allowed to carry the FSC label.

      ic.fsc.org/index.htm

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    • Soil Association Organic

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      Verified

    • Soil Association Organic

      The Soil Association mark stands for high standards of animal welfare, NO GM or artificial preservatives. It ensures reduced exposure to antibiotics, protection of British wildlife, and choosing organic is better for the environment.

      www.soilassociation.org

      Renewal date

      -

      Verification method

      Audited & verified certification

      What does this mean?

      • Fewer pesticides
      • High animal welfare standards
      • Always free range
      • No routine use of antibiotics
      • No GM ingredients

      Find out more

      Certified by

      Soil Association Organic

      The Soil Association mark stands for high standards of animal welfare, NO GM or artificial preservatives. It ensures reduced exposure to antibiotics, protection of British wildlife, and choosing organic is better for the environment.

      www.soilassociation.org

      See the proof

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  • Claims
    • free range
    • Working with livestock kept in natural conditions, with freedom of movement.

    • local employer
    • Supporting skill and talent from locations restricted to a particular area.

    • organic
    • Producing without the use of chemical fertilizers, pesticides or other artificial chemicals.

    • renewable energy
    • Using energy from a source that is not depleted when used, such as wind or solar power.

    • family-run farm
    • Made in a farm with two or more family members involved, and whose majority ownership lies within a family.

  • Values
    • community
    • Sharing a common area or interest.

    • environment
    • The natural world as affected by human activity.

    • heritage
    • Passing down objects or qualities from previous generations.

    • family
    • A bond existing within a group of people mutually associated with each other.

    • sustainability
    • Meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

  • Social Impact

    We support young people interested in farming to learn about life on the farm, and offer 2 work placements to aspiring young farmers every year.

  • Environmental Impact

    We've recently invested in solar panels for the farm roof. We also collect rain water in our reservoir, used to water the vegetables we grow.

  • Governance

    We're an equal opportunities employer. We hold an annual forum open to the community, on how to save energy and reduce our impact on the local environment.

  • Happy shoppers

    Happy shoppers

    Devon, United Kingdom

  • Devon, United Kingdom

  • Miniature pumpkin

    Miniature pumpkin

    Devon, United Kingdom

  • Freshly picked

    Freshly picked

    Devon, United Kingdom

  • Farm fresh pumpkins and gourds

    Farm fresh pumpkins and gourds

    Devon, United Kingdom

  • Fully grown pumpkins waiting to be picked

    Fully grown pumpkins waiting to be picked

    Devon, United Kingdom

Westcombe Farm

Devon, United Kingdom

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