Many people would like
to have a small holding and have a few animals and grow organic
produce, but the cost of purchasing a property for this is
beyond most people’s affordability.
Land and Leisure are offering a
unique opportunity to be part of a community
not-for-profit farm for up to £2,000 investment.
We have the opportunity of renting
a property of 200 - 300 acres in East Sussex.
If you would like to be part of
this, you can become a member of the community farm for the above
mentioned investment. This would allow you and your
immediate family to visit the farm and take part in growing the
fruit and vegetables, also looking after the livestock.
There is a need to have a paid,
on-site labour force, to work the land on a day-to-day basis, but if
you are at the site, you will be more than welcome to help with any
work that may need doing at that time.
As a member, you can camp on site
(either bring your own tent, caravan or motorhome or use one of our
yurts) to enjoy the countryside, being close to wildlife and natural
There will be activities for groups
to take part in, along with workshops and debates on a number of
Events are mainly May to September.
Members will become the customers
for the produce, which can be collected from the farm or delivered
via a fruit and veg box scheme and any surpluses will be sold in the
locality. In the event of a financial surplus members could benefit
from a share of this, less any reinvestment that is required at the
This is a fantastic opportunity to
get involved in a true community project with the added benefits of
knowing exactly where and how the produce you then purchase has been
grown or reared, alongside the use of facilities on-site for members
at special rates.