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Visit an organic farm

A 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.

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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.

Gwl Enlli

Cyswllt/Contact: William H. Roberts & D.M. Roberts

Bron Heulog, Pont Rhyd-y-Bont, Anglesey, LL65 2HX
Ffn/Tel: 01407 741169
wilroberts@doctors.org.uk

Hafod-y-Llan

Cyswllt/Contact: The National Trust

Canolfan Deilen Las, Beddgelert, Gwynedd, LL55 4NG
Ffn/Tel: 01766 510120
gwefan/website: www.hafodyllan.org
Owned by the National Trust, this 1660 ha farm extends from the valley bottom to the summit of Snowdon.

Blaen-y-Nant

Cyswllt/Contact: G. O. Thomas

Nantffrancon, Bethesda, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 3DQ
Ffn/Tel: 01248 600400
gwefan/website: www.blaenynant.co.uk
This 302 ha working hill farm in Snowdonia has sheep, cattle and good wildlife habitats.

Bryn Dowsi

Cyswllt/Contact: Eirwyn Jones

Llannerch-y-Fuwch, Llechwedd, Conwy, LL32 8LJ
Ffn/Tel: 07801 298823
eirwyn.jones@llandrillo.ac.uk

Ty Newydd Organic

Cyswllt/Contact: Claire Barnard

Ty Newydd Uchaf, Penmachno, Betws y Coed, Conwy, LL24 0AJ
Ffn/Tel: 01690 760350
clairebarnardburrows@yahoo.co.uk

Cannon Farm

Cyswllt/Contact: Llanerfyl

Welshpool, Powys, SY21 0JJ
Ffn/Tel: 01938 820251
chris@cannonfarm.co.uk

Lake Vyrnwy

Cyswllt/Contact: RSPB

, Welshpool, Powys, SY10 0LZ
Ffn/Tel: 01691 870278
vyrnwy@rspb.org.uk
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 Jones

Rhug Estate Office, Corwen, Denbighshire, LL21 0EH
Ffn/Tel: 01490 413000 ext. Ffacs/Fax: 01490 413300
garethjones@rhug.co.uk 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 Children

St Davids, Pembrokeshire, SA62 6RS
Ffn/Tel: 01437 720840 Symudol/Mobile: 07966 093392 Ffacs/Fax: 01437 721350
mike@farmsforcitychildren.org gwefan/website: www.farmsforcitychildren.co.uk
Working holidays for city children on an organic farm with sheep, poultry, goats, horses and pigs.

Little Pencoed

Cyswllt/Contact: Bruce Carlisle

Lawrenny, Kilgetty, Pembrokeshire, SA68 0PL
Ffn/Tel: 01646 651010 Symudol/Mobile: 7788680508 Ffacs/Fax: 01646 651010
brucecarlisle@btinternet.com
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.

Dolgoch

Cyswllt/Contact: Nick Fordham

Brongest, Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire, SA38 9EU
Ffn/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 Robinson

Pentre-cwrt, Llandysul, Carmarthenshire, SA44 5DW
Ffn/Tel: 01559 370341
djwj@penyrallt.freeserve.co.uk 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 Cowcher

Penrhiw, Capel Dewi, Llandysul, Ceredigion, SA44 4PG
Ffn/Tel: 01559 363200 Ffacs/Fax: 01559 363200
cowcher@thelongbarn.co.uk gwefan/website: www.thelongbarn.co.uk

Treberfedd

Cyswllt/Contact: Jack Cockburn

Dihewyd, Lampeter, Ceredigion, SA48 7NW
Ffn/Tel: 01570 470672
jack@treberfedd.co.uk gwefan/website: www.treberfedd.co.uk

Blaencamel Farm

Cyswllt/Contact: Anne Evans & Peter Segger

Cilcennin, Lampeter, Ceredigion, SA48 8DB
Ffn/Tel: 01570 470529
anne@blaencamel.fsnet.co.uk gwefan/website: www.blaencamel.com

National Botanic Garden of Wales

Cyswllt/Contact: Tim Bevan

National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, SA32 8HG
Ffn/Tel: 01558 667113 Ffacs/Fax: 01558 667139
tbevan@gardenofwales.org.uk gwefan/website: www.gardenofwales.org.uk
There is an organic farm on the Garden's estate, with Welsh Black cows, sheep, woodlands and streams.

Llystyn Farm

Cyswllt/Contact: Cliff Carnell & Maureen Carnell

Brechfa, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA32 7RB
Ffn/Tel: 01267 202463
cliffcarnell@hotmail.com
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 Parry

School Lane, Llanrhystud, Ceredigion, SY23 5AL
Ffn/Tel: 01974 202272
teulu.parry@btopenworld.com gwefan/website: http://www.felinganol.co.uk/
A working grain mill

Mentro Lluest

Cyswllt/Contact: Chris Glover

Llanbadarn Fawr, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3AU
Ffn/Tel: 01970 612114
developmentofficer@mentrolluest.org gwefan/website: www.mentrolluest.org
This community project includes an organic gardening enterprise and welcomes school visits.

Nantclyd

Cyswllt/Contact: Liz Findlay

Llanilar, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 4SL
Ffn/Tel: 01974 241543
liz@nantclydorganics.co.uk gwefan/website: www.nantclydorganics.co.uk

Henfron

Cyswllt/Contact: Angela Davies

Elan Valley, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HE
Ffn/Tel: 01597 811240
angela@henfron.co.uk

Penpont Estate

Cyswllt/Contact: Davina Hogg

Penpont House, Brecon, Powys, LD3 8EU
Ffn/Tel: 01874 636202
penpont@btconnect.com gwefan/website: www.penpont.com

Penlanole

Cyswllt/Contact: Philip Bowen

Llanwrthwl, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 6NN
Ffn/Tel: 01597 811487
info@penlanole-organics.co.uk gwefan/website: www.penlanole-organics.co.uk

Dyffryn Farm

Cyswllt/Contact: Dave & Sue Jones

Aberhafesp, Newtown, Powys, SY16 3JD
Ffn/Tel: 01686 688817 Symudol/Mobile: 07779 200943
daveandsue@clara.net
A lowland farm with streams, woodland and animals.

Lower Porthamel

Cyswllt/Contact: Joel Durrell

Talgarth, Brecon, Powys, LD3 0DL
Symudol/Mobile: 07752 236773
joeldurrell@yahoo.com gwefan/website: www.smallfarms.co.uk

Primrose Farm

Cyswllt/Contact: Dr Paul Benham

Primrose Earth Awareness Trust, Felindre, Brecon, Powys, LD3 0SY
Ffn/Tel: 01497 847634
info@primrosetrust.org.uk gwefan/website: www.primrosetrust.org.uk

Maes-y-Beran

Cyswllt/Contact: Mark Morgan & Birgit Reheusser

Llanthony, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, NP7 7NL
Ffn/Tel: 01873 890701
organics@llanthony-valley.co.uk 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.

Upper Red House

Cyswllt/Contact: Teona Dorrien-Smith

Llanvihangel Ystern Llewern, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, NP25 5HL
Ffn/Tel: 01600 780501
teona.ds@virgin.net gwefan/website: www.upperredhouse.co.uk
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