We joined the Outdoor Weeks of Learning (OWL) programme right at the beginning of the concept in 2020, agreeing that ‘every child should experience an immersive week in nature – as a rite of passage, rather than a journey for the fortunate few.’ Ernest Cook Trust has subsequently enabled us to support 230 young people … Read more
Shallowford Farm moved to Providence House, next to Clapham Junction, London for a week! 2,200 visitors met sheep, calves, pigs and chickens face to face, learned how moss made our atmosphere, how water trickles through rock, how peat absorbs carbon, why recycling is so important ……… learn more from the video!
Farm to City: Dartmoor to You! This event takes Dartmoor to London! 6th – 10th June 2023 From the 6th to the 10th of June, Shallowford Farm (a Charitable Trust providing residential farming experiences for young people from inner city areas) will be setting up a pop up farm in London near Clapham Junction! In … Read more
On March 4th, a group of 12 people from Improving Lives Plymouth visited Shallowford Farm on Dartmoor National Park for a day of learning and fun. Improving Lives Plymouth is a registered charity that supports thousands of local people to improve their quality of life by providing information, advice and practical support. Shallowford Farm is … Read more