Nurseries and farm shops
What better way to get a true feel for South Derbyshire than by visiting one of the many nurseries and farm shops scattered throughout the District?
Each offers something different.
Betty’s Farm, Willington
An organic, free-range egg producer and farm shop with a strong focus on quality, cost and the environment. Events and activities are held throughout the seasons.
Chapmans Nurseries, Rosliston
Chapmans Nurseries in Rosliston is a traditional garden centre with its core products being plants, all backed up with expert advice. Visit the cosy Topiary Tearoom for homemade cakes and scones.
Heaths Farm Shop and Nursery, Melbourne
Heaths are not just market gardeners, their farm shop stocks home-grown produce as well as locally sourced food and drink. There is also a plant nursery specialising in allotment sundries, vegetable plants and summer and winter bedding.
Highfield Happy Hens, Etwall
Learn about the corn story in the grain store, hire a pedal tractor or family bike, feed the animals, have fun in play areas and collect eggs in the countryside. There’s also a farm shop and tearooms to enjoy.
Scaddows Farm and Shop, Ticknall
The farm shop, which opens seasonally, offers a range of local produce. You can also pick your own fruits during the summer months.
Wyevale Garden Centre, Findern
Find top-quality plants and gardening products - and a knowledgeable team who love to share their gardening expertise with customers. They have a restaurant and a special soft play area, so it’s ideal for a family day out.
Other nurseries and farm shops in South Derbyshire include Garden King, Newhall; Planters at Bretby; Stanton Nurseries; Suzie’s Farm Shop and Tearoom, Hilton; The Bubble Inn Farm Shop at Stenson Marina and The Butcher, Baker Farm Shop at Mercia Marina in Willington.