Pick a pumpkin grown locally

Written by MiriamSpall on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 11:41

Goslings Farm Garden - If you were wondering where to buy locally grown pumpkins, look no further, we have gathered a list of Suffolk farms that either grow their own or sell locally produced pumpkins.  Get your kids to choose their own and stick around for lunch as most of the farms have their own In-house-Cafes, serving exquisite treats made with their own produce. Before you buy pumpkins at your local supermarket, why not take a trip down to your local farm and buy a pumpkin with a guarantee that it has been grown using natural growing practices. Pick a pumpkin grown locally.

  1. Friday Street Farm: They sell a variety of local grown pumpkins and currently running a Pumpkin Carving Competition for kids :) Tel. 01728602783, Farnham, IP171JX Saxmundham
  2. Alder Carr Farm : Loads of varieties grown on the farm, Tel. 01449720820, Creeting St. Mary, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 8LX. "Pumpkins are priced by weight at 75p/kg. We encourage people to buy locally by promoting the fact that it's fresher, supports the local community and it's better for the planet". 
  3. Goslings Farm Garden: Also selling a variety of locally produced pumpkins, take a look at their fantastic display, a real treat for the kids. Tel. 01394 273500, High Street, Trimley St Martin, IP11 0SG Felixstowe.
  4. Undley Pumpkin PatchPick your own Pumpkin & Themed Maize Maze.  A Fantastic crop of Pumpkins, Gourds and Squashes to choose from this year, lots of new varieties, big and small. Tel. 07831 146432. Patch and Maize Maze, Bury St Edmunds, IP28 8BU.
  5. Wheldons Farm Store & Cafe: They have their own homegrown pumpkins on sale. Tel. 01787 374322 Newton Leys Sudbury Suffolk CO10 0QE.
  6. Depden Farm Shop & Training - Tel. 01284 852525 Depden, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP29 4BU
  7. Suffolk Food Hall - Tel. 01473 786 610  Ipswich, Suffolk IP9 2AB. "We have been selling pumpkins since early October and we have some really giant ones which are grown locally by a member of staff"
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