Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Overall, 2016 has been a solid year of production. With a warm winter, followed by a bright cool spring, the crops were slow getting away and produced a heavy first set. The British summer weather came late for us, but we’re happy to say, all was well as we entered August and September with perfect ripening conditions and continuous production. The Next Frontier You may recall, last December… read more

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Reducing food waste, helping people in need

Reducing food waste, helping people in need

Tangmere Airfield Nurseries have recently joined other producers in an innovative scheme run by logistics operator Fowler Welch and food redistribution charity FareShare. The aim is to take surplus food from the supply chain and provide nutritious meals for people in need. Considering the fact that currently 8.4 million people in the UK struggle to afford a meal– equivalent to the entire population… read more

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Tangmere sponsors youth football

Tangmere sponsors youth football

Tangmere Airfield Nurseries sponsorship of Predators Youth Football Club in Bognor Regis began in 2011 sponsoring the under-12's team. Over the past five years, the business has continued its backing and has now signed sponsorship of the under-18's for the next two seasons 2016-18. Predators is a Charter Standard Community Football Club, recognised by the FA for the difference it makes to grassroots… read more

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The Perfect Pepper Soup

The Perfect Pepper Soup

With the evenings drawing in it’s certainly time to get cosy and cook warming meals for everyone to enjoy together. Our Pepper Soup is just perfect for a simple supper with a crusty loaf ready to enjoy on the side. My focus when creating new recipes here at the Emsworth Cookery School is always to make sure that they’re easy for anyone to cook at home with a minimum of equipment. That is… read more

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Tangmere celebrates British Food Fortnight

Tangmere celebrates British Food Fortnight

What is British Food Fortnight? As summer ends, it's time to look forward to autumn and celebrate the best of British. Held at the same time as harvest festival ‘British Food Fortnight’ runs from 17 September to 2 October and is the biggest national celebration of food and drink. Since 2002, this flagship event from organisers ‘Love British Food’ seeks to help promote British… read more

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Supporting Farm 24 on 18th August

Supporting Farm 24 on 18th August

On the 18th of August, we’re excited to be taking part in the social media campaign '24 Hours in Farming' being organised by the Farmers Guardian. What is Farm 24? The aim of the event is to showcase 24 hours of farming in the UK and encourage people from all over the industry to share what they are doing throughout the day with a live feed of pictures, videos, Facebook posts and tweets.… read more

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