Farmers

Whether you are just thinking of opening your gate to school parties or looking for guidance and activity ideas to add value to existing visit programmes, this is the area for you.

Why?

What’s the point in inviting schoolchildren to visit your farm? Find out the benefits — to you and to them — including first hand experiences from other farmers.

Find out why
This video has been produced by the Dairy Industry but is useful to all farmers interested in school visits.
Other videos can be found in the series here.

Guides

Getting Started

Six steps to creating a safe and successful farm visit, making the whole process less daunting.

Getting started

Building on Your Success

So you have been running successful visits but now you are looking for new ideas to refresh what you offer, to improve your marketing and to develop your site’s potential.

Building on your success

News

Charitable Activities Co-ordinator

The Yorkshire Agricultural Society is seeking a Charitable Activities Co-ordinator to help deliver a range of exciting projects and interactive events, at the Great Yorkshire Show and throughout the rest of the year..

FACE has produced two sheep related resources to coincide with lambing time

Two new resources are available to help support lambing visits and are suitable for classroom use before or after a farm visit or to enhance learning about sheep.

Food Waste - new resource

A further title in FACE'S "Handling controversial issues" series, Food Waste provides classroom activities and information from a variety of differing viewpoints.

Training & Events

faceseminars_smallFACE seminars are a great way to be inspired and share ideas for everyone involved with the outdoor classroom.

See the upcoming FACE seminars.

Bayer/FACE Awards 2017

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The Bayer/FACE Awards are designed to recognise and celebrate farmers who dedicate their time and energy to helping children learn about food, farming and the natural environment. If you would like to enter, or if you would like to nominate someone for an award, please submit your entry by the closing date of Friday 14th April 2017

Find out more

What can you offer?

This video has been produced by the Dairy Industry but is useful to all farmers interested in school visits. Other videos can be found in the series here.