April Betty’s Buddies!

April Betty’s Buddies!

We had our April Betty’s Buddies session! Thank you to everyone who came! All the children loved learning about where eggs come from and how we grade our eggs into standard, big and jumbo. They even got to collect 6 eggs to take home. Our next Betty’s...
Exciting Announcement!

Exciting Announcement!

We’re very excited to announce that Betty’s Buddies is going to start taking place on the last Thursday of each month! We’ve got an exciting schedule planned for each month with some colouring along with a farm based activity, such as brushing the...
Spring Betty’s Buddies!

Spring Betty’s Buddies!

We had a really great time at Betty’s Buddies today! We had over 25 children join us to feed our orphan lambs and pet the baby chicks. We hope everyone had a wonderful...
Swadlincote Lung Support Group

Swadlincote Lung Support Group

Tamara visited Swadlincote Lung Support Group where she gave them a talk about Betty’s Farm, including how it all started, our animals and the farm.  They were treated to a stall of our shop and butchery products to purchase at the end....
Mickleover Methodist Pre-School

Mickleover Methodist Pre-School

33 children joined us from Mickleover Methodist Pre-School for the morning.  They met and fed some of our animals, met Betty the chicken, collected eggs to take home with them and even managed to squeeze a quick play on the play...
Teacher Twilight Evening!

Teacher Twilight Evening!

 Last night, we were joined by 26 teachers and teaching assistants from 10 schools across Derby and Burton.  Liz from The Soil Association and Bobbie from FACE ran the evening with us.  We looked at how to link farm visits with the National Curriculum and in...