Apply for a smallholding

Thank you for your interest in our very first smallholdings for new entrants to ecological agriculture.

Applications have now closed.

The Ecological Land Co-operative is selling two holdings at Greenham Reach, Holcombe Rogus, Devon. They are 6.5 acres (Plot B) and 8 acres (Plot C).

UPDATE 18 June: A chartered surveyor has sized the plots at 6.87 acres for Plot B, 8.45 acres for Plot C, and .80 acres for the Communal Area.

We will be selling the holdings with permission to build a low impact dwelling, shared lane access, shared barn, PV solar array, potable water supply and on-site biological grey water treatment. Price: £72,000.

UPDATE 1 July: The smallholdings are also available on a rental-purchase basis.

For full details please download our application pack:

Click here to download the application pack.
For a Word version of just the application form click here.

Below we have made available documentation that you may want to read, including reports on the site, site plans and the Management Plan.

Please contact Oli Rodker (oli @ or Zoe Wangler (zoe @ if you have any concerns, queries, etc. at all. We pride ourselves on absolutely always getting back to you so if you don't hear from us after you've sent an email, either try the other email address or contact us through the web form.

Our planning applications received over 60 letters of support including from: