The Farm Shop, Dalston

Hiya Green Fingers in Hackney. Thought I’d share this email I got today:Hello everyone,After a summer of hard work, made light by your many hands, FARM:shop is opening! From Sunday 31st October onwards we’ll be open to the public and running tours of the building at 1pm every Friday to Sunday through the month of November. With the cafe, pigs, even more crops and the full opening coming soon it looks to be an exciting year ahead!We’d love it if you can join us to celebrate what has been achieved so far as none of this could have happened without all of your hard work and it’s our turn to say thanks!FARM:shop Local Launch Party, 20 Dalston Lane, Sunday 31st October 2010, 1-5pmSomething & Son invite you to celebrate the Local Launch of the opening of FARM:shop at 20 Dalston Lane. Come down for a tour of the farm, enjoy some free refreshments and help us plant seeds for the year ahead. After the 31st we’ll be opening our doors every Friday to Sunday, with guided tours starting at 1pm .Please RSVP to<> so we can estimate numbers. If you can’t make it down this time, don’t worry! We’ll be partying again very soon when the pigs arrive, the seeds sprout and the cafe opens!Bring your old and leftover seeds along as we’ll be planting lots on the day.Keep volunteeringIf you’ve never made it down to the shop and still want to volunteer this is the perfect time as we’ve got lots more farming to do in coming months. We are particularly looking for people who can staff the shop on weekends, feed chickens and water crops on a regular basis. If this sounds like you then please get in touch.Spread the wordThe more people who visit the farm the better so please start spreading the word now through our facebook group and twitter account’re also looking for people who’d be interest running events (Christmas parties/meetings/workshops) at FARM:shop. If you or someone you know might be interested please let us know.See you all on SundayLove and thanksPaul, Andy and<>


  1. Great, I was wondering what was going on with that shop. I’ll try and get myself down there on Sunday

  2. The FARM: Shop Dalston now has it’s own group over here:

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