Welcome to Crowmarsh Battle Farms
Crowmarsh Battle Farms Ltd manage 760 hectares (1880 acres) in hand, with a further 1055 hectares (2605 acres) farmed under five separate whole-farm contracts. It is an all arable enterprise matching sound rotations with a developing habitat creation scheme. Satellite-guidance, soil and crop mapping have been pioneered on the farm to help fine tune management decisions.
The Chamberlain family have been farming at Benson in South Oxfordshire for over one hundred and twenty years with the fourth generation recently entering the family business. Crowmarsh Battle Farms is an all arable enterprise seeing conservation management as complementary to profitable arable farming following LEAF and Integrated Farming principles.
This site has information about the farm’s history and techniques, as well as information on Crowmarsh Battle Barns and other ventures.