Hagrid’s Fireplace among the apple blossom

Hagrid’s Fireplace among the apple blossom

In our orchard, there is a special place designed for outdoor cooking or picnicking; a raised fireplace, some handmade seating and tables, and our giant rocking chair (made from fallen branches on the farm), which gave this magical, tranquil spot the name of...
Snow in mid March!

Snow in mid March!

It has been a strange year for weather, with quite a mild wet winter, and then such cold conditions in March! But there is always plenty to do here; a crunchy walk through the frosty fields, or a trip to the wild Atlantic beaches to watch the waves (from a warm...
Jackdaws in the old Stone Barn

Jackdaws in the old Stone Barn

Spring seems to be in the air here at Tuell Farm. All the birds are looking very busy, feeding themselves up by stolen snacks from the chickens feed, or from the bird tables and feeders we have around the farm, getting ready for the season of singing and nesting. The...
The Magnolia Tree

The Magnolia Tree

Here is a photo of the magnolia tree at Tuell Farm in its glorious pink splendour! We look forward to it coming out every year, and just hope there isn’t too much wind and rain so that it will...
Pixielot is off to be trained!

Pixielot is off to be trained!

Our little Dartmoor Hill pony has gone to a stables up the road to learn how to be ridden. She seemed very unsure of the horse box, as she was last in one when she came off the moor as a wild untamed foal. But with quite a lot of patience and carrots, she eventually...