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"We all learnt a great deal about Farming - it helped the children to understand the idea of Farming more. A real hands on experience!"

By Reading School Year 4 teacher



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Education in the Countryside

2018 Lambing at Rushall Farm

Whilst any time in late February, March and April will be good times to visit the farm at its busiest, see lots of sheep, and hold lambs, there will be specific weeks where schools are more likely to see lambs being born.


Bluebell Weekends 2018

Enjoy a family walk in the bluebell woods at Rushall Manor   Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd April Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th


Important Information about Rushall Farm

The John Simonds Trust operates from Rushall manor Farm where the Black Barn is located


Costs and ratios for School Visits

For the 2017/18 academic year our costs for a full day visit, normally 10.00am to 2.15pm, are £9.75 per child for secondary schools, and £9.25 per child for primary schools.


Schools at Rushall Farm

Rushall Organic Farm is a mixed farm set in the beautiful Pang Valley part of the North Wessex Downs AONB