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On this page you will find a number of different films that give teachers and farmers some ideas of activities to do on a farm visit.
This film looks at egg collecting as an educational farm activity.
In this film, Jane Ellsmore from Dorrington Hall Farm talks about feeding lambs as a farm activity.
Natural or Man Made
In this film, Sam Summerfield from Farming and Countryside Education introduces a 'Natural or Man-made' activity that can be run during a farm visit.
This film, featuring Jane Ellsmore from Dorrington Hall Farm, looks at how to run a sound map activity during your farm visit.
In this film, Rupert Aker from the Soil Association discusses Sensory Gardens and how you can incorporate a visit to a garden into your farm visit.
Visiting the Milking Parlour
In this film, we look at how farmers might think about setting up a visit to the milking parlour.
The Farm Classroom
This film, featuring Jane Ellsmore from Dorrington Hall Farm, discusses the importance of having an indoor learning space for farm visits.
FL001 Setting Up a Farm Visit online course
Our online courses are free to all Food for Life enrolled schools. Request access to our Setting up a Farm Visit online training course by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Resources from the course are available here on the Learning and Skills Hub.