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Looking ahead – the Cycle Ride is coming up!!!

Looking ahead – the Cycle Ride is coming up!!!

It is going to be a very busy year for the team with many more groups coming to enjoy the farm, learn from the animals and immerse themselves in the wild spaces around us. Please do keep an eye on …

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Mums and Daughters enjoy the farm

Ten of them came and spent a wonderful few days of quality time with each other. As well as working with the animals and walking on the moors, there were many deep discussions around relationships and the meaning of True …

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Wonderful Work Party

A select few came once again and blessed us all here at the farm with energy, enthusiasm and muscle power! As always the list of tasks was long but they stuck at it and produced plenty of fire wood stacked …

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Let it Snow, let it snow

For 5 days at the end of January we hunkered down and enjoyed that wonderful silence that comes with the snow. It was so beautiful, so quiet and so annoying!!! It must be my age – love it for a …

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Praise the Lord for New Beginnings

It is difficult to believe that the decision shared with the Trustees last September is about to be fulfilled.It is all very surreal, with only a few weeks left here at Shallowford after 5 exciting years. It is a decision …

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STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths

Shallowford Farm have developed a tried and tested programme of experiences that apply each of these subjects to the farming industry in a way that is practical, challenging, absorbing and completely memorable. The programme provides the young people with a unique platform from which they can discuss ideas, develop passions and grow deeper into a subject.


Brambletye School feedback:
The team from Shallowford Farm, alongside Broadaford Farm and other experts, share their knowledge and experiences of the farming industry in a way that enables young people to openly question, understand safely and feel supported in their learning.

“Did the activities meet your expectations?”

Yes Yes Yes! Impossible to name one over another. Excellent mix of hands on farm experience vs learning vs. fun vs. downtime… The staff were excellent, friendly, great to be around. We will be back regularly. Need we say more!!!!
– Martin, School teacher. STEM residential

The most educational visit I have ever been on, in all my years of teaching.
– Morris, Deputy head teacher. STEM residential


This is an experience that is applicable to Key Stages 2, 3 and 4.

Every programme is different, designed to meet the needs of the group, maximise the opportunities presented by the weather and the season. To see a proposed programme click here.

Some prefer to adapt the STEM to STEAM by adding Art. The environment and specialities at Shallowford enable many different mediums to be experienced.

Contact us here…. to discuss the needs of your group.

By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established;

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