Welcome to Just Kidding – Purveyors of Quality Cotswold Kid Meat

You’ve come to the right place for information about the New kid on the Block – that’s right – Kid Meat!

Kid Meat has long been overlooked as a healthy red meat, but not for much longer. 

 Our  Award Winning meat is fully traceable and has been reared to the highest welfare standards.

 All the Kids are free range and pasture fed and reared in a sustainable environment with no compromise on quality.

For more about us and what we can offer you, please search our website using the menu bar above.


We recently showed some rather special guests around the farm… No other than Jamie Oliver and Jimmy Doherty! This visit inspired them to then feature us on their first episode of the third series of Jamie and Jimmy’s Friday night feast, which was aired on Channel 4 at 8pm on New Year’s Day!! What a way to start 2016…. Oh did I mention Orlando Bloom was involved……
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Our TV debuts was swiftly followed by a second… on Thursday 7th January we were thrilled to be part of James Martin’s Home Comforts series which was aired on BBC 1. James cooked up a fantastic tagine and the show goes behind the scene of our farm and how Jamie and I started Just Kidding
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The Kids
There is no blueprint in the UK for Kid Meat production. We are creating an entirely new enterprise and developing our own systems that best suit our Billies and our ethos and look forward to exciting times as our future unfolds.

Our Meat
The Billy Kids are free range and we rear them in as natural an environment as possible.

New Harris Tweed and Kid Skin Cushions for sale

I have been using this Kid meat since the beginning amazing quality product. So diverse in it’s uses as well as great value and requested all the time in the restaurant. Both Lizzie & Jamie have a wealth of knowledge that they are happy to share to help develop dishes. Can’t recommend enough”


Latest News and Announcements

Delighted to be featured on this week’s edition of the BBC’s Countryfile with Adam Henson, click here to read the story

Great coverage recently shown on BBC South today and BBC Points West, if you missed it watch the footage here

Thrilled to announce that our Boned and Rolled shoulder was awarded a Gold Star in the 2016 Great Taste Awards – the judges commented that ‘the flavour of the meat is great’ and ‘a very good flavour, juicy and succulent, this meat is sweet and with real length

Great endorsement from Jamie Oliver.com Read more:

New Harris Tweed and Kid Skin Cushions for sale Read more

Farm Address

Dartland Farm


07875 331434



We are hugely proud to announce that we have been awarded two gold stars from Great Taste Awards for 2014