A fantastic hands-on experience on the farm for children,
aged 7 to 11 years!
£75 per child (maximum 4 children per session)
Farmer for a Day - Dates for 2019
|Farmer For a Day|
|May Halfterm||Tuesday 28th May|
|Saturday 8th June|
|Saturday 13th July|
|Summer Holiday||Tuesday 6th August|
|Wednesday 14th August|
|Saturday 7th September|
|October Halfterm||Tuesday 29th October|
|Saturday 16th November|
These sessions are for a maximum of 4 persons (children should be accompanied by an adult).
Please go email firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 01296 670444 to book.
An example of what happens on the day
10:00 – Arrive with your adult for your Health and Safety briefing.
10:15 – Jobs in the farm barn; could include filling hay nets for ponies, making up feed buckets, possibly bottle-feeding lambs and goat kids, mucking out and grooming, health checking and weighing animals.
11:00 – Jobs on the farm track; egg collecting from chickens, feeding the goats and pigs. Meeting the cattle.
11:45 – Time for a break!
12:10 – Pets Corner encounters; meet our reptiles; corn snakes, bearded dragon, and chameleon, invertebrates; hissing cockroaches and millipedes. Make enrichment for our ferrets and watch them investigate your creation.
13:00 – Your Farmer’s Lunch will be ready and waiting for you in our Cafe along with your goody bag and Farmer for a Day certificate.
After lunch you and your adult are welcome to spend the rest of the day at Green Dragon Eco Farm.
For more details please click here.
Please note that the schedule above is an example only. It is possible that the activities will change according to the season and animal availability.