Hampshire Country Learning receives funding from agricultural show societies across the Hampshire area to enable them to coordinate farm visits for local schools.
During Farmhouse Breakfast Week, teachers from schools within 20 miles of each showground were invited to come and join us for a locally sourced cooked breakfast in a farmhouse kitchen. During the meeting we shared lots of free educational resources and local visit opportunities.
Since then lots of schools have made educational visits to their local working farms, enabling their pupils to experience the 'farm to fork' story. Judges from each agricultural society recently visited these schools to see their associated project work and to choose the schools that they felt had made the most of their visit - here are their reports: