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A close-up of lancelot plums at Maynard's Fruit Farm in Ticehurst, East Sussex
Fruit Update: July 17th 2020

This weekend’s fruit update:

  • Our delicious Lancelot plums are…
Row of fruit with fruit signs for tayberries, raspberries and blackcurrants at Maynard's Fruit Farm in Ticehurt, East Sussex
Fruit Update: July 7th 2020

This weekend’s fruit update:

  • Cherries are now finished…
Man picking strawberries at Maynard's Fruit Farm
Fruit Update: July 4th 2020

This weekend’s fruit update:

  • Strawberries are doing better, but they…
Tayberries growing at Maynard's Fruit Farm in Ticehurst, East Sussex
Fruit Update: June 26th 2020

Ahead of this weekend, here’s a fruit update and some friendly reminders:

  • Strawberries are very limited, but they’ll continue for the next 2/3 weeks.
Cloudy day, with rows of raspberries at Maynard's fruit Farm
Fruit Update: June 20th 2020

This weekend’s Fruit Update:

  • We’re very short on strawberries
Strawberries ready to be picked on the farm
We are open for the summer!

We are now officially open for the summer. At the moment we have only strawberries ready to pick at £4.20/kg. They are looking fantastic and crying out to be picked!

Maynards Pick Your Own 2020

You will be glad to know that we have decided that we can open the farm for pick your own this summer. Obviously we will have to take a number of measures to ensure social distancing and protect you and ourselves from Covid transmission, but there is plenty of space and I am sure everyone…

Thank you for coming in 2019, we will open again next Spring!

Our 2019 pick your own fruit season has come to the end, so we are no longer around the barn waiting for you to come and pick. It has been a great summer for fruit  picking ,with very few days lost to rain but enough moisture to keep things going without much irrigation. The temperatures…

August picking is ready!

Our autumn season is in full swing now. The star fruit is raspberries at the moment with both the summer and autumn fruiting types in full flow. It has been many years since we have had such good ones on the farm but the sun/rain combination has been just right this year. The weather has…

Start of the season 2019

We have just opened for our 2019 pick your own season on Friday 7th June, so it is a good time to tell you what has been going on with the fruit at Maynards over the winter and spring. Lots of pruning, planting and tending the crops as usual and the results depending as much…