The Arable side of the business produces Winter Wheat, Spring Wheat, Oil Seed Rape, Beans, Barley and Sugar Beet. The cereals are all sold through merchants for Animal feed/Milling and the Sugar Beet is grown on contract for British Sugar to be turned into Silver Spoon sugar. Potatoes have been grown continuously on the farm up until 2021 when the decision was taken to cease production for other business interests. The potato area is now let to a neighboring grower so the crop rotation benefits of potatoes are still available.more where to find us
We are a 3rd generation family arable farm/horticultural business growing cut flowers, Pumpkins, cereals, sugar beet, daffodil bulbs and asparagus. The business was founded in the 1930’s by James William Tyrrell on a smallholding in the centre of Cowbit village, near the town of Spalding in South Lincolnshire. Still a family owned business and run by Trevor and William Tyrrell the farm has expanded over the years the farm but is still based on the eastern edge of Cowbit. Recent large investments in storage and cooling facilities are showing great results with the new PYO Pumpkin venture, brand activities and social media activities progressing well the future looks bright.more contact us
We have always been traditional flower bulb growers (along with nearly every other farm in South Lincolnshire at some point in its history) with Tulips been grown up until the early 1990’s with Daffodils still been a major crop on the farm today. Cut flowers have been grown by the business from the very start with Indoor forced bulb flowers and outdoor bulb flowers been prominent along with various species of outdoor summer flowers. Forced flowers were removed from the program in mid 2000’s due to increasing costs and decreasing demand...more contact us
Pumpkins have been grown on the farm for over 10 years and supplied to wholesale customers, but after increased interest locally Tyrrell's Farm in Cowbit decided in 2021 to open up to the public for pick your own pumpkins. A number of types are grown including traditional orange pumpkins, white pumpkins, knobbly ’goosebumps’ pumpkins and "Farmer Trev’s special giant pumpkins".
With FREE ADMISSION on site car parking plus many other things for you and the kids to see and do - there is no better reason to spend some time selecting your perfect pumpkins at Tyrrells Farm Cowbit this October!
We are open for Pumpkins most Saturdays and Sundays during October plus the whole of ’half-term’ week dependant upon availability!more where to find us