Organic sheep and beef

Matson Ground Farm is made up of 420ha of land, of which about 290ha is grazing land. The farm is registered as organic and certified by Organic Farmers and Growers.

Our sheep flock is made up of 450 Swaledale ewes and 540 mule ewes. We have 40 suckler cows, mostly beef shorthorn.

All land is entered into a Higher Level Environmental Stewardship Agreement with DEFRA.

We produce organic store and fat lambs, and store and fat beef. For sales of stock please phone 015394 47892 or send us an email

We are pleased to offer farm visits to schools and other organised groups - please email us if you are interested.

We keep records of the weather - see  latest figures

We are members of Cumbria Organics. Please see the Cumbria Organics website for more information on Organic Farming and other local producers of organic food.

Our environmental policy (pdf download)