The Farm

Fountains Farm is situated half a mile away across the fields from Bay Tree Farm. The Farms have been in the family for 3 generations and are historically linked to the mill at Fountains Abbey.

Freedom Food

We Grow:

  • Wheat

  • Barley

  • Oats

  • Hay

  • Preserved grasses for winter feed.


We Keep:

  • Beef cows and calves, native bred, Hereford, Aberdeen Angus, Belted Galloways.

  • Beef cattle are grazed on traditional pastures surrounding Foutains Abbey and Studley deer park. The beef is sold at Booths supermarkets under the National Trusts specialist label.

  • Sheep all from Nidderdale and Wensleydale.

We Preserve and Nurture:

  • Landscape that surrounds Fountains Abbey in a 10 year environmental scheme.

  • Hedges, 6 metre margins for Brown hares and nesting birds.

  • Trees and footpaths for you to enjoy. We have maps for you to take on your walks. 

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