North East link farms

Food for Life Partnership link farms can offer your school a wide range of hands-on experiences that you can continue to build on in the classroom. Farms listed on these pages all have experience hosting visits from schools, to set up your visit, contact the farm directly.

Broom House Farm
Location: Broom House Farm, Witton Gilbert, Durham Postcode: DH7 6TR
Broom House Farm is an organic family run farm that breed, rear and sell their own meat which include cattle (including Aberdeen Angus catt...

Broxfield Farm
Location: Alnwick, Northumberland Postcode: NE66 3RQ
Broxfield is an organic farm with a herd of one hundred mainly Aberdeen Angus cows crossed with Aberdeen Angus bulls. Two horses are also k...

Piercebridge Organic Farm
Location: Piercebridge, Darlington, County Durham Postcode: DL2 3SE
Piercebridge Organic Farm rears organic chicken, beef cattle, sheep and pigs. Farmers Chris and Liz Hodgson have received many awards for t...

Rising Sun Farm
Location: Kings Road North, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear Postcode: NE28 9JL
Rising Sun Farm is a charity-run organic community farm in Wallsend, Tyne and Wear. The farm grows and sells fruit, vegetables and eggs, an...

Nafferton Farm
Location: Stockfield, Northumberland Postcode: NE43 7XD
Nafferton Farm is a 294 hectare farm situated in the Tyne Valley to the West of Newcastle upon Tyne. The farming system is based on dairyin...

Gibbs Hill Farm
Location: Bardon Mill, Nr Hexham, Northumberland Postcode: NE47 7AP
Gibbs Hill Farm is a traditional working hill farm dating back to before the 17th Century, sited beside Hadrian’s Wall. The farm has 50 suc...

Bluebell Organics
Location: Bluebell Organics, Forcett, Richmond, North Yorkshire Postcode: DL11 7SB
Bluebell Organics is an organic fruit and vegetable farm that grows a wide range of protected crops like salad, tomatoes, peppers and cucum...

Geltsdale Reserve
Location: Brampton, Cumbria
Set in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), Geltsdale is a place of windswept moorland, dramatic fells and big ski...

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