Working towards a resilient low energy future for Helston and district

Useful Links and Contacts if You are Growing Your Own


West Cornwall Beekeepers Association


Supplier of turkey birds - Chicken George Portreath, 01209 890280

Supplier of wild turkey chicks John Hicks at Zelah

Supplier of duck chicks Roger Olver Cornish Duck Company, 01726-882383

Albert Reynolds at Coverack Bridges supplies guinea fowl chicks

JR Gould supplies chicks, but tends to be more expensive than other suppliers, so check! (01884 259406)

Feed suppliers JR Gold Devon or Gwinear Farmers 20 Cathebedron Road, Carnhell Green, Camborne, Cornwall

TR14 0NB

Slaughterman Rusty Marles 01209 715069 operates a mobile slaughtering service and will slaughter and prepare a minimum of ten birds

Chapmans at Penryn also slaughter, but you have to deliver birds and leave them (01326 373204)


Cornwall Guild of Smallholders Tel: 01840-250586 email Caradon Enterprise Centre, 1 Holman Road, Liskeard, Cornwall. PL14 3UT

Made in Cornwall

Taste of the West

Food From Cornwall

Plan-It Earth

South Kerrier Alliance email Julian Rand

Friends of the Earth - email Diana Wilson

The Sustainable Trust


Cornwall Agri-food Council

Helston Organic Gardeners & Growers - email Yvonne Lewer

The National Allotment Society

Agricultural Shows and Food Festivals

Stithians Show

Porthleven Food Festival

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