Mush ado about nothing!

Horton Community Farm Co-operative Ltd

Young people growing mushrooms in Yorkshire on our LAND Permaculture site for education, wildlife, therapy, volunteering and food growing.

Visitor Information

Cecil Avenue allotments
Cecil Avenue
Bradford
West Yorkshire
BD7 3BW

The entrance to Horton Community Farm is halfway up Cecil Avenue on the right hand side. Bus route 576 on Great Horton Road. Parking available on street. You'll see a metal gate & sign. We are often found by the shipping containers or polytunnels. We're open 10am - 2pm Wednesdays & Fridays for regular sessions & other activities. To arrange a time to visit or use the site for a course or activity contact [email protected] or 07403394142

Get involved

Volunteering opportunities / Upcoming events

We're open 10am - 2pm Wednesdays & Fridays for regular sessions & other activities. To arrange a time to visit or use the site for a course or activity contact Charlie (details below).

Get in touch

Contact information

Please contact [email protected] or phone 07403 394142

Photos of the site

Large tree in blossom at HCF

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Mushrooms at HCF

Friday, June 28, 2019

Sam with mushrooms at HCF

Friday, June 28, 2019

Large mushrooms by Sam's foot

Friday, June 28, 2019

Spreading oyster mycelium on card

Friday, June 28, 2019

Adding straw and oyster mycelium

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Mushroom ID Great Horton

Saturday, August 17, 2019

What we've been up to

What we did When we did it How many people took part Who was there
We brought together the youth groups we've visited/involved as part of Mush ado about nothing to walk & ID mushrooms together in the woods. 30/10/2019 - 16:00 15 Mostly young people 12-25
Mush ado about nothing visits the Group Living for young people project from Horton Housing 30/10/2019 - 15:00 12 16 - 19 years
Mush Ado about Nothing visits Great Horton's Youth Group at Great Horton Village Hall 21/10/2019 - 17:00 30 Mostly young people 12-25
Bradford Environmental Education Service's Shaping Spaces Wellbeing Project visits Horton Community Farm & learn about mushrooms 09/10/2019 - 12:00 7 Mostly young people 12-25
Mush Ado About Nothing was part of Horton Community Farm's Open Day Festival on August 17th with over 250 people visiting that day. 17/08/2019 - 13:00 250 Mixed ages
On Friday 28th June we were invited by Horton Housing to meet 7 young people from around the world and teach them about mushroom growing! 28/06/2019 - 15:30 10 Mixed mainly 12-25 years