About Rhubarb Farm

A horticultural-based environmental social enterprise, based in Langwith, on the Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire border, providing services to:

 

  • the unemployed

  • recovering drug and alcohol misusers

  • ex-offenders

  • young people not in education, employment or training (NEET)

  • excluded school students

  • people with learning disabilities

  • people with mental and physical ill health

  • ex-service personnel

  • older isolated people and people with dementia.

 

We use the therapeutic organic horticulture model for developing skills, confidence and employability, and for improving health and well-being.  We grow fruit and vegetables organically and keep poultry for eggs.

 

Our services include:
 

  • Production of weekly veg bags for local customers

  • Health promotion through green gym activities

  • Exciting environmental and Vegetable Growing sessions for school/educational visits

  • Corporate Challenge Days for businesses, local and central government and voluntary organisations' staff teams 

  • Men in Sheds Project on site

  • Garden Maintenance Team

  • Winter pig-keeping

  • Pre-loved Rhubarb Shop

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OPENING TIMES:

Rhubarb Farm is open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm.  We can arrange corporate volunteering days or special events at weekends. Contact the office to discuss on 01623 741210.