Welcome to Wakelyns

Wakelyns: Organic farming on one of the longest-established and most diverse Agroforestry sites in the UK. We are about food, people, the environment and much more.

An oasis

Wakelyns is an oasis in the Suffolk countryside, surrounded by huge fields growing monoculture crops, mostly for animal feed and overwhelmingly dependent on agricultural chemicals.

We enjoy standing out.

Here’s how it all started. Wakelyns has featured in the news. These are our recent newsletters. In progress right now:


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Upcoming at Wakelyns

  • Community Apple Day
  • Bird Walks
  • Tree Walks
  • Willow weaving
  • Mead Making
  • The People's Loaf
  • Spoon Carving
  • Woad Club
  • Hedgerow Dyeing
  • Farm Fibre
  • Community Supported Harvesting

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Agroforestry

Wakelyns is distinguished by the system of alleys and hedges that have been established over the past 25 years making it one of the oldest and most diverse organic agroforestry sites in the UK.

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Our trees

In the tree rows are nearly 50 varieties of apples, pears, quinces, cherries, walnuts, hazelnuts, along with trees for timber and coppiced willow and hazel for thatching and biomass fuel.

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