Friends of the farm

Bees for Development assists beekeepers living in poor and remote areas of the world - lifting them out of poverty through beekeeping.

A national charity that re-homes commercial laying hens, educates the public about how to make a difference to hen welfare, and encourages support for the British egg industry.

Not your average florist, Catherine Gray produce bouquets and centrepieces using British Grown Flowers and locally sourced materials. They have an obsessive love of seasonal flowers and beautiful arrangements.

Chantal is an event and portrait photographer based in south west London. Over the last 10 years she has covered festivals, corporate events and summer balls, private parties, christenings and weddings.

Chantal is currently studying an MA in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at the London College of Communication. Married with 3 sons, and two dogs, Chantal's previous career was in television and theatre production.

Always looking for new opportunities in documenting our society, Chantal is delighted to have photographed the first Big Day Out at the farm.

Colour Shack are a multi-skilled design agency. They work with the Humble By Nature team on everything from graphic design, photography and short films. 

Cozee Homes Equestrian Buildings Ltd , are manufacturers of quality hand built wooden buildings.

We have three Cozee Homes Field Shelters in our smallholding fields.

Cymru Kitchens have created a beautiful farm house kitchen in the Humble by Nature barn.

They specialise in creating anything from sleek, ultra contemporary to painted, framed, traditional kitchens and bathrooms, as well as living rooms, studies, cloakrooms, and bedrooms.

The way you want to live, how you cook, the space you need, and the finish you have in mind will all lead to your individually designed room.

Dan has been the Washboard Player in Railroad Bill Skiffle Group for 30 years and loves running vintage events in South wales and further afield. He has organised events at Cardiff Council for ten years and has also put on the wildly successful Bank Holiday Vintage Extravaganza in the Wales Millenium Centre, Cardiff,  featuring bands, dancers and fashion from the mid twentieth century.  

DD have been at the forefront of hammock camping since 2005. Their current range of exciting and innovative products is the result of many years of prototype building, testing in different environments and long periods of development, combined with some great feedback received along the way.

The revolutionary worksurface, ECO by Cosentino® is composed of 75% recycled raw materials, including salvaged mirrors, glass from windows and bottles as well as porcelain from china, tiles and sinks.  The recycled content is mixed with other materials including stone waste and is bonded together with a part eco-resin, which contains 20% corn oil. Achieved through state-of-the-art technology, the worktops are extremely durable and are highly resistant to impact, chemical products or scratches.

Eden Green Walls have supplied a vertical garden system for the Aquaponics Solar Greenhouse.

The green wall is made from Florafelt, which is PET from recycled bottles. Using felt gives plant roots good aeration and drainage. It uses a little soil with some soluble plant food, and can support a wide variety of plants including bee – friendly plants and food plants. 

ESSE have been handcrafting cast iron range cookers and stoves since 1854. ESSE range cookers combine the traditional qualities of a classic British range cooker with modern performance, control and energy efficiency.

Farm & Country Store are suppliers of a wide range of animal feeds, veterinary medicines and health care products for smallholders and farmers; as well as lots of other useful stuff .... from feeders and troughs to buckets and wheelbarrows and much, much more!!!

Flyte so Fancy have been producing high quality gorgeous timber poultry and duck housing for over a decade. Combined with having one of the largest selection of supplies for all things poultry, they are known throughout Great Britain for their hen houses, customer service and own love of chickens.

Based on a farm in Norfolk, Gumleaf Clothing is the county's only brand of country clothing. Gumleaf wellies are handmade in Europe from natural rubber and have enough cushioning in the sole to make them a pleasure to wear all day long!

The leading wildlife conservation charity in Gwent working for the wildlife and people of this rich and varied landscape. Gwent Wildlife Trust is part of the influential UK-wide partnership of 47 Wildlife Trusts. The Trust has worked for 50 years to protect wildlife, wildlife rich places, and educate, influence and empower people. We manage over 25 of the best areas for wildlife and help others to manage theirs. Through the generosity of our members our work is helping to secure the future of many important habitats and species, which might otherwise be lost.

IAE

Leading manufacturer of agricultural, equestrian and steel fencing products. We have one of their smart sheep races on the farm.

Kingstone Brewery's passion is Real Ale. Award-winning Kingstone Brewery is a four barrel micro brewery based in Tintern, just a few miles from the farm. Their real ales are adapted from traditional recipes to suit modern palates. From hearty IPAs to quaffable bitters, they can offer beers for every occasion.

Magimix products are designed to make life simpler for the serious cook. Most have their roots in professional products designed for commercial use. For this reason they work well and are Built Better to Last Longer.  

Marking a remarkable 40 years of outstanding performance and ground-breaking engineering, Mitsubishi Motors in the UK (MMUK) has a very big birthday to celebrate. Originally created as The Colt Car Company Ltd in 1974, the newly-born UK distribution arm was formed by Mitsubishi Corporation and the Colt Automotive Ltd as part of a global expansion plan.

The Omlet range of chicken houses, rabbit houses and beehives makes looking after animals straightforward and enjoyable - plus they look great in your garden!

The Pampered Chef believes multi-functional, high quality tools are the cornerstone of an efficient kitchen.

The company's catalogue boasts almost 200 products including serving ware and entertaining pieces, stoneware, cookware, cutlery, kitchen tools and cookbooks. But The Pampered Chef offers more than fantastic products and simple mealtime solutions. It is also a network of more than 2,500 dedicated UK consultants who've found empowerment, friendship and fulfilment through their own Pampered Chef businesses demonstrating the fabulous products.

Working to secure a healthy environment for birds and all wildlife, helping to create a better world for everyone.

Solarlec are UK leaders in the installation of solar panels for homeowners and businesses.

Formed in 2000, Space has grown organically by investment in experience and training, to become one of the UK’s most established commercial kitchen design contractors and equipment suppliers. Their work has transformed the kitchens and eateries of some of the best known restaurants, companies and organisations in the UK.

Attention to detail, high levels of professionalism and innovative design ethos have helped them to remain at the forefront of catering design, and have earned a multitude of accreditations and awards.

Tatu Pictures Ltd, is a cosmopolitan independent film production company based in Cardiff. They have created a series of short films for Humble by Nature showcasing its commitment to a sustainable future. Specialising in high quality filmmaking with a personal touch, Tatu Pictures draws its experience from nearly 20 years of TV broadcasting, offering clients a bespoke service with high production values.

The UK's leading woodland conservation charity, planting trees, protecting woods and inspiring people to enjoy the nature on their doorstep.

The Humble HIdeaway features an exclusive all-wool mattress; The Humble by Nature by Vi-Spring.

Handmade by Vi-Spring’s master craftsmen, the mattress has been generously upholstered using pure wool collected from the Humble by Nature farm – which has been Platinum Certified by the British Wool Marketing Board – and covered in a wool fabric.

Woop Studios have provided a collection of beautiful and much admired collective noun prints for the Humble by Nature barn.
Miraphora Mina, Eduardo Lima, Harriet Logan, and Mark Faulkner founded Woop Studios. United by a love of graphic design, words and images they founded Woop to bring a unique and exciting angle to the fascinating world of collective nouns.

Protectors of the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty