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Providing information on organic food and farming in Wales
Information for schools
Visit an organic farmA visit to an organic farm delivers curriculum targets in a fun, active and experiential way, including field work, farm animals, habitats and wildlife. The map below lists farms which welcome school visits.
For more details contact the farms direct or , 01970 622248.
As part of the BOBL project, travel bursaries are available for schools that would like to visit a farm and set up a farmers' market. For more details contact on 0117 914 2422.
For a full list of farms in Wales which accept school visits, including conventional farms, see the FACE Cymru website
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Full listing of farms.
Cyswllt/Contact: William H. Roberts & D.M. RobertsBron Heulog, Pont Rhyd-y-Bont, Anglesey, LL65 2HX
Ffôn/Tel: 01407 741169
Cyswllt/Contact: The National TrustCanolfan Deilen Las, Beddgelert, Gwynedd, LL55 4NG
Ffôn/Tel: 01766 510120
Owned by the National Trust, this 1660 ha farm extends from the valley bottom to the summit of Snowdon.
Cyswllt/Contact: G. O. ThomasNantffrancon, Bethesda, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 3DQ
Ffôn/Tel: 01248 600400
This 302 ha working hill farm in Snowdonia has sheep, cattle and good wildlife habitats.
Cyswllt/Contact: Eirwyn JonesLlannerch-y-Fuwch, Llechwedd, Conwy, LL32 8LJ
Ffôn/Tel: 07801 298823
Ty Newydd Organic
Cyswllt/Contact: Claire BarnardTy Newydd Uchaf, Penmachno, Betws y Coed, Conwy, LL24 0AJ
Ffôn/Tel: 01690 760350
Cyswllt/Contact: LlanerfylWelshpool, Powys, SY21 0JJ
Ffôn/Tel: 01938 820251
Cyswllt/Contact: RSPB, Welshpool, Powys, SY10 0LZ
Ffôn/Tel: 01691 870278
The 24,000 acre RSPB Nature Reserve at Lake Vyrnwy provides a range of education programmes from Key Stage 1 to degree level in a friendly and welcoming environment. A visit to our 11,500 acre Farm, a pioneering organic partnership, can also be incorporated into the visit.
Rhug Organic Farm
Cyswllt/Contact: Gareth JonesRhug Estate Office, Corwen, Denbighshire, LL21 0EH
Ffôn/Tel: 01490 413000 ext. Ffacs/Fax: 01490 413300
firstname.lastname@example.org gwefan/website: www.rhug.co.uk
Rhug Farm totals 1050 hectares (ha) including 90 ha of broadleaved woodland plus 551 ha of mountain land, making it one of the largest organic farms in Wales.
Lower Treginnis Farm
Cyswllt/Contact: Mike Plant, Farms for City ChildrenSt Davids, Pembrokeshire, SA62 6RS
Ffôn/Tel: 01437 720840 Symudol/Mobile: 07966 093392 Ffacs/Fax: 01437 721350
email@example.com gwefan/website: www.farmsforcitychildren.co.uk
Working holidays for city children on an organic farm with sheep, poultry, goats, horses and pigs.
Cyswllt/Contact: Bruce CarlisleLawrenny, Kilgetty, Pembrokeshire, SA68 0PL
Ffôn/Tel: 01646 651010 Symudol/Mobile: 7788680508 Ffacs/Fax: 01646 651010
An 120 ha dairy, vegetable and arable farm. 33 hectares are mature broadleaf woodland with wonderful walks. The farm is situated to the north of the Cresswell River and has several features of historical interest. 85 cows, a Hereford bull, Rosie the pony, Squeak the sheep and Beth the working collie.
Cyswllt/Contact: Nick FordhamBrongest, Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire, SA38 9EU
Ffôn/Tel: 01239 851466
Set in a wooded valley, this dairy farm has many historical features and is thought to be the site of the first ever eisteddfod in 1140
Penyrallt Home Farm
Cyswllt/Contact: David & Jinsy RobinsonPentre-cwrt, Llandysul, Carmarthenshire, SA44 5DW
Ffôn/Tel: 01559 370341
firstname.lastname@example.org gwefan/website: www.penyrallt.co.uk
Penyrallt is a 56 hectare farm lying in a beautiful valley in west Wales. It has dairy cows, beef cattle and sheep together with holiday cottages.
Penrhiw and the Long Barn
Cyswllt/Contact: Tom & Eva CowcherPenrhiw, Capel Dewi, Llandysul, Ceredigion, SA44 4PG
Ffôn/Tel: 01559 363200 Ffacs/Fax: 01559 363200
email@example.com gwefan/website: www.thelongbarn.co.uk
Cyswllt/Contact: Jack CockburnDihewyd, Lampeter, Ceredigion, SA48 7NW
Ffôn/Tel: 01570 470672
firstname.lastname@example.org gwefan/website: www.treberfedd.co.uk
Cyswllt/Contact: Anne Evans & Peter SeggerCilcennin, Lampeter, Ceredigion, SA48 8DB
Ffôn/Tel: 01570 470529
email@example.com gwefan/website: www.blaencamel.com
National Botanic Garden of Wales
Cyswllt/Contact: Tim BevanNational Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, SA32 8HG
Ffôn/Tel: 01558 667113 Ffacs/Fax: 01558 667139
firstname.lastname@example.org gwefan/website: www.gardenofwales.org.uk
There is an organic farm on the Garden's estate, with Welsh Black cows, sheep, woodlands and streams.
Cyswllt/Contact: Cliff Carnell & Maureen CarnellBrechfa, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA32 7RB
Ffôn/Tel: 01267 202463
An 86 hectare family farm situated on a hill with beautiful views rising to 160 m. Beef and sheep, also grows corn and vegetables. 6 ha is woodland. A barn has been converted into self-catering accommodation, and can be used for educational visits.
Felin Ganol watermill
Cyswllt/Contact: Andrew and Anne ParrySchool Lane, Llanrhystud, Ceredigion, SY23 5AL
Ffôn/Tel: 01974 202272
email@example.com gwefan/website: http://www.felinganol.co.uk/
A working grain mill
Cyswllt/Contact: Chris GloverLlanbadarn Fawr, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3AU
Ffôn/Tel: 01970 612114
firstname.lastname@example.org gwefan/website: www.mentrolluest.org
This community project includes an organic gardening enterprise and welcomes school visits.
Cyswllt/Contact: Liz FindlayLlanilar, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 4SL
Ffôn/Tel: 01974 241543
email@example.com gwefan/website: www.nantclydorganics.co.uk
Cyswllt/Contact: Angela DaviesElan Valley, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HE
Ffôn/Tel: 01597 811240
Cyswllt/Contact: Davina HoggPenpont House, Brecon, Powys, LD3 8EU
Ffôn/Tel: 01874 636202
firstname.lastname@example.org gwefan/website: www.penpont.com
Cyswllt/Contact: Philip BowenLlanwrthwl, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 6NN
Ffôn/Tel: 01597 811487
email@example.com gwefan/website: www.penlanole-organics.co.uk
Cyswllt/Contact: Dave & Sue JonesAberhafesp, Newtown, Powys, SY16 3JD
Ffôn/Tel: 01686 688817 Symudol/Mobile: 07779 200943
A lowland farm with streams, woodland and animals.
Cyswllt/Contact: Joel DurrellTalgarth, Brecon, Powys, LD3 0DL
Symudol/Mobile: 07752 236773
firstname.lastname@example.org gwefan/website: www.smallfarms.co.uk
Cyswllt/Contact: Dr Paul BenhamPrimrose Earth Awareness Trust, Felindre, Brecon, Powys, LD3 0SY
Ffôn/Tel: 01497 847634
email@example.com gwefan/website: www.primrosetrust.org.uk
Cyswllt/Contact: Mark Morgan & Birgit ReheusserLlanthony, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, NP7 7NL
Ffôn/Tel: 01873 890701
firstname.lastname@example.org gwefan/website: www.llanthony-valley.co.uk
56 ha beef and sheep farm in the Llanthony Valley. Sheep, Red Devon cattle, chickens and garden. Sign posted farm trails, ponds, woodland and species rich meadows.
Organic Centre Wales, IBERS, Gogerddan Campus
Aberystwyth University, Ceredigion, SY23 3EB
T:01970 622248 E: email@example.com