You did it!

You did it!

Well done folks, you did it – we got to our fundraising target of £3000, which is a huge relief, and allowed me the first decent nights sleep in nearly 4 weeks. We still have 3 days to go, so anything we raise over the target will go towards tools or kit that we...
Would you like a unique carved spoon or bowl?

Would you like a unique carved spoon or bowl?

Steve makes these spoons and bowls here on the farm – spoons are carved from birch, and bowls from a variety of local woods, on a foot powered pole lathe. The result, unique pieces that all have a character of their own. If you would like to own one, and support...
Well done you

Well done you

It was great to meet the bus full of people who arrived today with Tom Woolley, who has been running an introduction to eco building course. Some great stories, wonderful plans, and glimpses of old buildings that will hopefully be reawakened by the amazing enthusiasm...
Some great rewards

Some great rewards

As part of our crowdfunding campaign to build an eco classroom we are offering all sorts of great rewards. For every person who makes a pledge of £10 or over, we’ll plant a native tree here on the farm. We welcome visitors to spend time in the woodland here, it...
All fired up

All fired up

We’re all fired up – not only because the benign weather has allowed us to share food around the fire for a few days, but because after just three days of campaigning we have reached over  30% of our funding goal! We’re full of exciting plans for the...
Crowdfunding campaign update – day 1

Crowdfunding campaign update – day 1

An Eco Classroom for Lackan Cottage Farm from Steven Golemboski-Byrne on Vimeo. Well our first day of crowdfunding was a flyer! The campaign has been well shared, and lots of you have been really generous and pledged towards it – thank you! Our day one total was...