Why join the Somerset Smallholders Association?


  • Attend workshops on smallholder related subjects, such as: keeping chickens, keeping and breeding sheep and pigs, no-dig vegetable gardening, keeping bees, pasture management, cider-making and orchard management etc

  • Learn new skills such as hedge-laying, felt-making, scything, sausage-making etc 

  • Sell your produce/items free of charge on our online Buy, Sell & Barter Board

  • Receive four quarterly magazines full of news, tips, events, recipes, activities and the Buy, Sell & Barter Board

  • Access our tool and small animal trailer loan scheme

  • Social events, such as skittles evenings, smallholder talks

What does it cost?

Annual subscription costs are £14.00 for Single Membership and £20.00 for Family or Joint Membership

Our membership year begins on 1 July, so between 1 January and 30 May there is a reduced fee of just £8.50 for Single Membership and £12.00 for Family Membership. People joining in June will receive 13 months membership for the price of 12.

multiple payment options available