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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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July 2017

July 2017

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It was raining and Election Day, and I was cutting the grass...


For Schools & Organisations

You can contact the John Simonds Trust at Rushall Farm by email: or by phone: 0118 9744547. Please read the downloadable Bio-security information below

Biosecurity at Rushall Farm PLEASE READ

Our Safeguarding Policy can be downloaded below

Safeguarding Policy The John Simonds Trust 2017

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Schools at Rushall Farm

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

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Organisations at Rushall farm

Evening visits to the farm and Duke of Edinburgh and Scout/Guide/Church camps are an incredible opportunity to encourage self-confidence

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2017 Lambing at Rushall Farm

The ewes are in the lambing shed

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Work Experience & Mentoring

Work experience placements offer outdoor farming experience. Occasionally we work with individual students who need one to one mentoring

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Costs and ratios for School Visits

For the 2016/17 academic year our costs for a full day visit, normally 10.00am to 2.15pm, is £9 per child for secondary schools and £8.50 per child for primary schools

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Special Needs

At Rushall Farm we regularly work with special needs schools and organisations