About the Farm

Roughway Farm has been run by the Cannon family for over 50 years. The farm has produced a variety of crops and farmed hops extensively during its rich history. The farm now grows Raspberries, Cherries, Plums, Apples, Greengages, and Kent Cobnuts. We supply to a variety of independent retailers and major supermarkets; our produce can also be found at local farmers markets.

Nationally Recognised

Roughway Farm has received coverage from a number of national news outlets including; The Telegraph, The Financial Times, The Independent, and The Guardian. We have also featured on various television programmes including; Country File, Hungry Sailors, Our Food, Britain Eats, and Inside Out. Full details including links to the coverage can be found on our testimonials page. Click here to read more.

Our Shop

Our shop sells a variety of delicious farm-fresh produce. We take great pride in selecting only the finest fruits and nuts for our customers. We believe we have something for everyone, whether you need ingredients for one of our hand selected recipes or simply want to buy fresh from the farm.

Our Latest News

New health benefits of cobnuts

Research into the health benefits of nut consumption continues to mount up, with two recent studies highlighting a number of beneficial impacts. In September, researchers at Harvard University published the results of a... Read More

A home for cobnut lovers

A few years ago, the farm was approached to help with the naming of a new housing estate in Maidstone, Kent. The authorities were keen to learn about different varieties of cobnut so... Read More

A visit to the US hazelnut repository

As mentioned in one of our previous updates, Tom Cannon has been conducting research into the global hazelnut industry. He is currently in Oregon in the United States, visiting farms, sector organisations, processing... Read More