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Pollardine Farm

Gatten, Shropshire

We are based in the Gatten Valley to the east of the Stiperstones in the Shropshire Hills. We are passionate about the mutual benefits of farming and nature, and we use Holistic Management to deliver this in practice.

What we do

We (Lizzie and Jane) farm together in partnership at Pollardine. Here’s an overview of what keeps us busy! If you have any questions or comments, please get in touch. We’d love to hear from you.



We are restoring the grassland at Pollardine using the principles of Holistic Management.

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The Venue at Pollardine

Venue Hire

We have a meeting space that sits 12 people with kitchen facilities, disabled access, two toilets, WiFi, and a lovely log burner!

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Photo by Hans-Peter Gauster on Unsplash


We ran a DEFRA Test & Trial from September 2020-June 2021 on digital mapping and we're now running a second on blended finance.

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Photo by Hal Gatewood on Unsplash


Lizzie builds websites for charities with the agency Hands Up as well as doing some web and digital marketing projects locally.

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We love supporting Marie Curie with our Daffodil Field, and a school in Uganda through our charity, Unity is Strength.

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We write about new things happening on the farm and projects we're working on from time to time, including some farm poetry!

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Lizzie and Jane, September 2019

About us

We started working together at Pollardine in 2018. It was supposed to be a short-term arrangement but we are now partners and thoroughly enjoying taking the farm in a new direction.

You can find out more about each of our stories here.

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