daily timetable

talks &

    activities

You can ask whatever you like and we'll let you in on all the farm secrets, you may even be lucky enough to see a ewe or cow give birth right before your eyes! We have lots of different talks and activities throughout the day but just so you know, sometimes we need to change the times of our activities and talks because of the weather or animal needs.

chicken chat 10:45 - at the chicken yard

Did you know...there are more chickens than humans in the world? Step into the chicken yard and be surrounded by our flock whilst they have their breakfast.

working farm talk 11:30 - at the farm gate

Ever wondered how muck milk a cow produces? And why they have four stomachs? Find out more about our working farm and what we're all about.

lamb feed 12:30 - at the lambing barn

Help the farmers feed the young orphaned lambs as you visit the farm during the busy spring Lambing LIVE season.

discover Big BARN 13:15 - at Big BARN

Get hands on with the young chicks and rabbits during this hands on activity time; see the horses, donkeys and more in their indoor enclosures.

goat talk 13:45 - at the goat pen

Did you know...that goats are actually very picky eaters? Find out why this is important for their diet and learn what family life is like for our playful young goat herd.

working farm talk 14:30 - at the farm gate

Ever wondered how muck milk a cow produces? And why they have four stomachs? Find out more about our working farm and what we're all about.

lamb feed 15:30 - at the lambing barn

Help the farmers feed the young orphaned lambs as you visit the farm during the busy spring Lambing LIVE season.

alpaca chat 16:00 - at the alpaca enclosure

Did you know...that alpacas are very protective, even herding sheep to keep away wolves and predators? Join us for a special, interactive kids talk and find out why alpacas are on more farms than ever before!

a safe visit to the farm

 •Take care when meeting the animals.

They are great but they bite, scratch, wee, poo, butt, kick, have horns and carry germs!

 •Keep your distance and allow the animals their own space.

 •Wash your hands, footwear and clothing before leaving and before eating.

New Arrivals 

There's always new arrivals and exciting news at the farm. Be sure to keep up to date right here.

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