The regather farm team

Shortlisted For BBC Food & Farming Award

Fran Halsall Food, Regather Farm

Regather is absolutely delighted to be Shortlisted for a 2023 BBC Food & Farming Award in the ‘Farming the Future category’. The nomination recognises all the work we do and our campaigning for fairer access to a food system that is more accountable and sustainable for years to come. It’s amazing news for us here at Regather and we feel …

Regather Farm, Sheffield - Polytunnel

Connecting Ethical Food Traders is More Important Than Ever

Fran Halsall Food, Regather

The Better Food Traders network connects and supports ethical food traders all over the country, helping us to disrupt the food system. After all, no organisation is an island, and together we can harness our values and creativity to make real change. The initiative is aimed at retailers, veg box schemes, markets and other retail models. The accreditation schemes are …

Flowers from Regather Farm

Fran Halsall Regather, Regather Farm Leave a Comment

Gosh is it June already?! Spring has flown by! Lovingly Gathered by Rachel Hi, I’m Rachel and I’m leading Regather’s journey into growing cut flowers. I’ve been working at Regather since 2016 and you’ll often find me in the office doing the finances or helping with box packing. But I’ve had my eye on flower growing for a while and …

Commit to a better food system

Rachel Food, Regather Leave a Comment

This week marks the launch of a new nationwide campaign to Commit to a Better Food System. As a member of the better for traders movement we’re joining the campaign. There is a better way! One of the many side effects of the current pandemic has been an extraordinary surge in demand for veg box schemes across the country.  Like …

Sheffield Hedge Fund

Gareth Regather, Regather Farm Leave a Comment

Regather proudly presents the Sheffield Hedge Fund! Support the Sheffield Hedge Fund, help plant 1000m of new hedgerow and give a truly amazing gift which will benefit local wildlife & ecosystems, and will keep on growing… forever! Help Plant 1000m of New Hedgerow What will we do? – The newly planted hedgerow will offer a rich mix of native British hedge …

Spring cabbages are here!

Lisa Food Leave a Comment

This week we have beautiful Spring cabbages from the wonderful people and plants at Wortley Hall Walled Garden. These brassica leaves are so tender and sweet that I’ll be reserving half my cabbage to enjoy minimally adorned as a side-dish – lightly cooked and tossed with some oil or butter and a bit of garlic. The rest of the cabbage …

PSB Penne with anchovy, tomato and chilli

Lisa Food, Regather Veg Box Leave a Comment

Welcome to the re-energised recipe branch of the blog! We’re planning to get lots of delicious missives out to you. Look out for recipes and foodie musings direct from our home kitchens or the box-packing room at Regather HQ. In last Thursday’s box, I was super-happy to see some PSB (purple sprouting broccoli) and tomatoes. Cue my all-time favourite pasta …