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Head for the Hill – Open Gold Farm Residential – April 2023

Spend 5 days experiencing a working farm, learning how to care for animals and gaining an understanding of how the farm operates.
Enjoy camping on the farm — with confidence-building, team building / leadership games and a camp fire each night.
Spend the first day on a farm safari, getting to know the farm, and its animals.

Subsequent days will be spent :-
Visiting the local livestock market
Looking after the Midlands Champion Pedigree herds – British Blondes (formerly Blondes d’Aquetain) and Aberdeen Angus.
Flock husbandry – ensuring the health and well-being of the sheep flock
Cattle and land management to include the government led Countryside Stewardship Scheme
Care of the horses in the livery yard – meet the horses and their owners and gain an understanding of the dedication required for horse owners

Course date:
03/04/2023
Course location:
Whittington Farm, Kinver Staffs DY
Course fee:
£350

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