The Godney Gathering

Looks like it’s going to be the biggest and hottest ticket in the village at Garslade Farm this weekend, when we welcome the return of the Godney Gathering after a break of 2 years. So much planning and behind the scenes organisation goes into making this a truly unique event. We can’t wait to welcome … Read more


Make hay whilst the sun shines, it’s what we farmers do. Not always as easy as it sounds, and often means long days, late nights and weather watching worries. At Garslade, we cut our organic meadow grass in June and July, then make it into bales to store until winter for our sheep flock. Nothing … Read more


We were lucky enough to visit the world famous, and ever magical Glastonbury Festival this week. Along with so many of our campers and bnb guests. Being only 8 miles from the festival fields, we are close enough to savour ‘Glasto moment’, but far enough away to enjoy the luxury of a comfortable bed, and … Read more

Sheep shearing

Well our girls are certainly a lot more comfortable now that young farmer Alan has taken off their winter overcoats in time for the hot weather. He has a strong back and the stamina of youth, to position the ewes correctly, each sheep takes him approximately 3 minutes to shear, and the wool regrows each … Read more

Organic meadows

The weather is changeable this week, but farmers welcome the sun and rain in equal measure. It all enables our lush green organic meadowland to grow and flourish. The bright summer colours of buttercups and clover are pretty as a picture. Somerset is truly the land of the Summer people.

Jubilee celebrations

What a great weekend ahead. Lots of lovely campers booked in to celebrate the Bank Holiday and Jubilee at Garslade. We’ve been busy making bunting to decorate the village. Many fun events planned in nearby Glastonbury and Wells, as well as a beacon lighting here in Godney. We will raise a glass to celebrate.

Wildlife on the levels

Fantastic news that the Somerset Levels and surrounding RSBB nature reserves have been awarded ‘super Nature Reserve’ status by Natural England this week. Ensuring the protection of wetland flora and fauna, whilst working in tandem with local landowners.Garslade Farm has been farmed using Organic Principles since 2009, and we take enormous pride and pleasure preserving … Read more