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Calf Catch-Up - Last Year's Babies - Where Are They Now?
29Mar
2019

Calf Catch-Up - Last Year's Babies - Where Are They Now?

Every Spring we look forward to welcoming new babies into the Jersey herd at Callestock Farm. As the new calving season approaches, we catch-up with last year's calves as they make the most of their last few weeks as the youngest members of the family.

Longer Days, Lighter Evenings - Time for a Holiday
20Mar
2019

Longer Days, Lighter Evenings - Time for a Holiday

Spring signals the start of something new - as the sleeping bulbs burst into life and the clocks go forward, we look ahead to spending more time in the garden, making the most of the warmer weather. It's also when Cornwall opens its arms to welcome new visitors, with a lively calendar of events, and short breaks at Callestock Courtyard cottages.

A Valentines' Gift for the Cows
01Mar
2019

A Valentines' Gift for the Cows

If you've ever visited Callestock, you'll know how much Nick loves his cows. He's looked after the herd since he was a young lad and has grown very attached over the years - so it was no surprise in February when he unwrapped a special Valentines' treat for the girls.

Liz's St Piran's Pancake Recipe
01Mar
2019

Liz's St Piran's Pancake Recipe

St Piran's Day is one of our favourite days of the year - the national day of Cornwall, celebrating the patron saint of tin miners and Cornwall. There are parades, Cornish folk music and an excuse to indulge in some traditional Cornish food and drink. Served with pancakes. Obviously.